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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM102715 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Megastrophia (Eomegastrophia) ethica Cocks
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Megastrophia (Eomegastrophia) ethica Cocks

Registration No. GSM102715
Collector Whittard
Donor or Associated Person Whittard,Prof.WF 1966
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Morrellswood,Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Pentamerus Sandstone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Cocks LRM 1967 Palaeontology vol 10 pt 2 p.261 pl.39,fig.10

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