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Fossil specimen : NMW 71.9G.228 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Resserella sabrinae Bassett, 1972
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Resserella sabrinae Bassett, 1972 – See Bassett (1972): Holotype

Registration No. 71.9G.228
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Basset, M.G.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country England
Locality Buildwas, Shropshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Buildwas Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Sheinwoodian Age (Silurian Period) (426.2 – 428.2 Ma B.P.)


Bassett, M.G. 1972. The articulate brachiopods from the Wenlock Series of the Welsh Borderland and South Wales. Part 2. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society, London, 27-78. p.53, pl.11, fig 6 a-d

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