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Fossil specimen : OUM C.10424 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

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

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

Registration No. C.10424
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
Country England
Locality West side of stream running through Ticklerton village, 260 yards west of War Memorial, Ticklerton, Shropshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Pentamerus Sandstone Formation, C2
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) – Aeronian Age (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 440.8 Ma B.P.)


HURST, J.M. 1974. Aspects of the systematics and ecology of the brachiopod Pholidostrophia in the Ashgill, Llandovery and Wenlock of Britain. N. Jb. Geol. Palaont. Abh., 146, 298-324. p. 303; fig. 2, no. 9

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