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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM16640 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Lingulida

Fossil Name Lingula bechei Salter
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Lingula bechei Salter

Provenance
Registration No. GSM16640
Collector museum
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Specimen on loan to Robin Cocks 20/06/06
Location
Country Wales
Locality Marloes Bay,S of Marloes,Pembrokeshire
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

Cocks 1978 Pal Soc Mon p.8

Davidson 1866 pl.1,fig.12

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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