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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM102720 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) salopiensis Cocks
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) salopiensis Cocks

Pholidostrophia (Mesopholidostrophia) salopiensis

Registration No. GSM102720
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard,Prof.WF 1966
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Domas,Shropshire
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.)


Bassett 1971 Palaeontology vol 14 pt 2 p.334

Cocks 1978 1967 Palaeontology vol 10 pt 2 p.263-264 pl.39,fig.15

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