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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37540 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Eoplectodonta penkillensis (Reed)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Eoplectodonta penkillensis (Reed)

Sowerbyella millinensis var parabola

Plectodonta millinensis var parabola (Jones)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM37540
Collector survey 1906
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality ESE of Haverfordwest
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 443.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Cocks LRM 1970 Bull BM(NH) Silurian Brachs of superfam Plectambonitae 19 4 p.175 pl. 9,fig.9

Jones OT 1928 Mem Geol Surv Pal 1 5 1928 p.446-447 pl.XXIII,fig.18

Kozlowski R Palaeontologia Polonica tI 1929 p.113

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P819335.JP2

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