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Fossil specimen : NMW 77.11G.28 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Pentamerida

Fossil Name Parastrophonella brenchleyi Lockley, 1980
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Parastrophonella brenchleyi Lockley, 1980 – See Lockley (1980): Paratype

Registration No. 77.11G.28
Collector Brenchley, P.
Donor or Associated Person Brenchley, P.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country Wales
Locality Coed-y-glyn Quarry, Pandy, Glynceiriog
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Bryn Siltstone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Longvillian Substage (Ordovician Period) (452.75 – 454 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age – Sandbian Age ]


Lockley, M.G. 1980. The Caradoc faunal associations of the area between Bala and Dina Mawddwy, North Wales. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Geology Series, Vol. 33, 165-235. p.216

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