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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM82537 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Mendacella phiala Whittard & Barker
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Mendacella phiala Whittard & Barker

Registration No. GSM82537
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard,Prof.WF 1950
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Originally,specimen was with latex impression,but latex impression destroyed fide WFW,1950
Country England
Locality Bog Mine Penalley,Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Whittard & Barker Ann Mag Nat Hist Ser 12 1950 III p.573 pl.VII,figs.27,28

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