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Fossil specimen : OUM C.29586 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Bethia serraticulma Sutton et al., 2005
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Bethia serraticulma Sutton et al., 2005 – See Sutton et al. (2010): Holotype

Bethia serraticulma Sutton et al., 2005 – See Sutton et al. (2008): Holotype

Bethia serraticulma Sutton et al., 2005 – See Bassett, Popov & Egerquist (2008): Holotype

Bethia serraticulma Sutton et al., 2005 – See Sutton et al. (2005): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. C.29586
Collector Siveter, Derek J. et al. 1996 – 2005
Donor or Associated Person Siveter, Derek J. et al. 1996 – 2005
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments With C.29589-C.29593 as epifauna
Location
Country England
Locality Herefordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Coalbrookdale Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Homerian Age (Silurian Period) – Sheinwoodian Age (Silurian Period) (422.9 – 428.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

BASSETT, M.G, POPOV, L.E. and EGERQUIST, E. 2008 (for 2007). Pedicle preservation in a Silurian rhynchonelliformean brachiopod from Herefordshire, England: soft tissue or an artefact of interpretation? Earth Env. Sci. Trans. R. Soc. Edinb., 98, 303-308. pp. 303 - 304, 307 - 308

SUTTON, M.D. et al. 2005. Silurian brachiopods with soft-tissue preservation. Nature, 436, 1013-1015. pp. 1013 - 1014; fig. 1 a - c, e - i, k

SUTTON, M.D. et al. 2008 (for 2007). Pedicle preservation in a Silurian rhynchonelliformean brachiopod from Herefordshire, England: soft tissue or an artefact of interpretation? – A reply. Earth Env. Sci. Trans. R. Soc. Edinb., 98, 309-310. pp. 309 - 310

SUTTON, M.D. et al. 2010. A soft-bodied lophophorate from the Silurian of England. Biol. Lett., 1-4. pp. 1, 2; fig. 1 b (pars)

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