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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM16644 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Lingulida

Fossil Name Lingula pseudoparallela Stubblefield
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lingula pseudoparallela Stubblefield

Lingula parallela Stubblefield

Registration No. GSM16644
Collector Symonds,Rev.WS
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Gunwick Mill,near Alfrick
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Davidson Mon Pal Soc 1866 as Lingula parallela p.39 pl.II,fig.24

Phillips & Salter 1848 Mem Geol Surv vol II pt 1 as Lingula parallela p.370 pl.XXVI,fig1b

Stubblefield J 1938 Summ Prog for 1936 2 p.44

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