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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM82520 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Ptychopleurella multicostata Whittard & Barker
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ptychopleurella multicostata Whittard & Barker

Provenance
Registration No. GSM82520
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard,Prof.WF 1950
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments specimens GSM 82519-20 are counterparts,and with latex impressions
Location
Country England
Locality Ritton Farm,Bog Mine,Penalley,Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 443.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Whittard & Barker Ann Mag Nat Hist Ser 12 1950 III p.567 pl.VII,figs.1-3

Available Images

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