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Fossil specimen : NMW 70.3G.24 a, b – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Strophonella (Strophonella) euglypha gentilis Bassett, 1971
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Strophonella (Strophonella) euglypha gentilis Bassett, 1971 – See Bassett (1971): Paratype

Registration No. 70.3G.24 a, b
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Bassett, M.G.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country Wales
Locality Coed Shon, Llangadog, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Unknown
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Wenlock Epoch (Silurian Period) (427.4 – 433.4 Ma B.P.)


Bassett, M G. 1971. Wenlock Stropheodontidae (Silurian Brachiopoda) from the Welsh Borderland and South Wales. Palaeontology, Vol. 14, 303-37. p. 313, pl.56, figs. 4 a,b (70.3G.24a)

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