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Fossil specimen : OUM C.09871a, b – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) cocksi Hurst, 1974
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) cocksi Hurst, 1974 – See Hurst (1974): Paratype

Registration No. C.09871a, b
Collector Cocks, L.R.M.
Donor or Associated Person Cocks, L.R.M. 1965
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments Part & counterpart
Country England
Locality Bog B, Shelve, Shropshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Bog Quartzite Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


HURST, J.M. 1974. Aspects of the systematics and ecology of the brachiopod Pholidostrophia in the Ashgill, Llandovery and Welock of Britain. N. Jb. Geol. Palaont. Abh., 146, 298-324. p. 321

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