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English: Selection of Carboniferous fossils from the south of Scotland region.

Alga a Saccamminopsis fusulinaformis (McCoy 1849). BGS GSE 9131. Lower Limestone Formation, East Lothian (P693040).

Gastropod b Staparollus (Euomphalus) aff. acutus (J Sowerby 1818). BGS GSE 9151. Alston Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693053).


c Caninophyllum archiaci monense Lewis 1929. BGS GSE 6195. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693052). d Lithostrotion clavicatum Thomson 1883. BGS GSE 6103. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693044).

Marine bivalves

e Actinopteria persulcata (McCoy 1851). BGS GSE 11790. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693047).

f Wilkingia maxima (Portlock 1843). BGS GSE 11939. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693055).

g Posidonia becheri (McCoy 1851). BGS GSE 11779. Alston Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693042).


h Gigantoproductus cf. maximus group? (McCoy 1844). BGS GSE 14799. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693048).

i Punctospirifer redesdalensis North 1920 (and crinoid fragment) BGS GSE 14807. Tyne Limestone Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693046).


j Woodocrinus cf. macrodactylus de Koninck 1858. BGS GSE 14727. Alston Formation, Dumfries & Galloway (P693045). Nonmarine bivalve

k Anthracosia sp. (intermediate between A. aquiina (J de C Sowerby 1840) and A. ovum (Trueman and Weir 1951). BGS GSE 6915. Pennine Coal Measures Group, Northumberland (P693054).

From: Plate 34 in Stone, P, McMillan, A A, Floyd, J D, Barnes, R P, and Phillips, E R. 2012. British regional geology: South of Scotland (Fourth edition). (Keyworth, Nottingham: British Geological Survey.)
source British Geological Survey
author British Geological Survey


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