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Fossil specimen : OUM C.05650a, 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.05650a, 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 West bank of Leigh Brook, 440 yards due east of Mousehole Bridge, which crosses Leigh Brook about ½ mileSW of Alfrick Pound, Old Storridge Common, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Wych Formation, C5
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 438.5 Ma B.P.)


COCKS, L.R.M. 1967. Llandovery stropheodontids from the Welsh Borderland. Palaeontology, 10 (2), 245-265, pls 37-39. p. 260; (C.5650a) pl. 39, fig 14

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