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Fossil specimen : OUM C.03042a, b – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Dalejina phellodra Bassett, 1972
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Dalejina phellodra Bassett, 1972 – See Bassett (1972): Paratype

Registration No. C.03042a, 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 Quarry a few yards NW of the deserted Old Oaks Farm, May Hill, Gloucestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Woolhope Limestone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Sheinwoodian Age (Silurian Period) (430.5 – 433.4 Ma B.P.)


BASSETT, M.G. 1972. The articulate brachiopods from the Wenlock Series of the Welsh Borderland and South Wales, part 2. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 27-78. pp. 65, 66; pl. 13, figs 4 a, c, (latex casts) pl. 13, fig. 4 b, d

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