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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.6694A –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Lingulida

Fossil Name Lingula symondsii Salter
Type Status
Name History

Lingula symondsii Salter

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.6694A
Collector Murchison,Esq. FGS
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Malvern
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Coalbrookdale Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Homerian Age (Silurian Period) – Sheinwoodian Age (Silurian Period) (422.9 – 428.2 Ma B.P.)


Davidson 1866 pl.3,fig.14

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