Tingley, Yorkshire (BMNH) (Carboniferous of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (53.7° N, 1.6° W: paleocoordinates 1.8° N, 9.1° E)

When: Moscovian (315.2 - 307.0 Ma)

• Middle coal measures

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1889. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History) Part 1 1-613 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137308: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 14.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Xenacanthiformes - Xenacanthidae
Pleuracanthus laevissimus elasmobranch
BMNH P.1181, P.1183, P.1178-9 (Presented by the Earl of Enniskillen, 1882)
Pleuracanthus robustus Davis 1880 elasmobranch
BMNH P. 1177, P. 1180 (Presented by the Earl of Enniskillen, 1882)
 Xenacanthiformes - Diplodoselachidae
Diplodus tenuis Woodward 1889 elasmobranch
BMNH P.1182 (Presented by the Earl of Enniskillen, 1882)
 Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae
Coelacanthus tingleyensis Davis 1884 coelacanth
BMNH P.1187, P.1187a-c, P.1188