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Fossil specimen : OUM C.02756a, b – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Pholidostrophia salopiensis Cocks, 1967
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Pholidostrophia salopiensis Cocks, 1967 – See Cocks (1967): Paratype

Registration No. C.02756a, 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 Stream section 430 yards north, 81' west, of Hay Farm, May Hill, Gloucestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Yartleton Formation, C6
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 436 Ma B.P.)


COCKS, L.R.M. 1967. Llandovery stropheodontids from the Welsh Borderland. Palaeontology, 10 (2), 245-265, pls 37-39. p. 264; (C.2756b) pl. 39, figs 12, 13

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