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Fossil specimen : NMW 96.8G.958 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Acrotretida

Fossil Name Opsiconidion nudum Sutton et al., 2000
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Opsiconidion nudum Sutton et al., 2000 – See Sutton et al. (2000): Paratype

Registration No. 96.8G.958
Collector Sutton, M.D.
Donor or Associated Person Sutton, M.D.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Comments Lower Llandeilo
Country Wales
Locality Henllan Brook, Llanelwedd, Powys
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Llanfawr Mudstone Formation
Biozone teretiusculus
Geological Age

Llandeilian Stage (Ordovician Period) (458.4 – 460.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Sutton, M., Bassett, M.G. and Cherns, L, 2000. Lingulate Brachiopods from the Lower Ordovician of the Anglo-Welsh Basin. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society London, 154, 61-114. p. 101

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