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Fossil specimen : OUM C.01280a, b – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Leptostrophia (Eostrophodonta) voraginis Cocks, 1967
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Leptostrophia (Eostrophodonta) voraginis Cocks, 1967 – See Cocks (1967): Paratype

Registration No. C.01280a, b
Collector Ziegler, A.M.
Donor or Associated Person Ziegler, A.M. 1964
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments Part & counterpart
Country England
Locality Overgrown quarries in Newent Wood, 400 yards north, 45' west of Folly Farm, SE side of May Hill, Gloucestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Huntley Hill Formation, C2-3
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) – Aeronian Age (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 439 Ma B.P.)


COCKS, L.R.M. 1967. Llandovery stropheodontids from the Welsh Borderland. Palaeontology, 10 (2), 245-265, pls 37-39. p. 254

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