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Fossil specimen : OUM E.00261 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifer konincki Douglas, 1909
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Spirifer konincki Douglas, 1909 – See Douglas (1909): Holotype

Registration No. E.00261
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Douglas, J.A.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country Ireland
Locality Cratloe, County Clare
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Syringothyris
Geological Age

Mississippian Subperiod (Carboniferous Period) (323.2 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


DOUGLAS, J.A. 1909. The Carboniferous Limestone of County Clare (Ireland). Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LXV (4), 538-586. p. 574; pl. XXVI, figs 1a, b

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