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Fossil specimen : SM A 2975 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifer ceres Cowper Reed
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Spirifer ceres Cowper Reed: Syntype

Registration No. A 2975
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person South African Museum
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country South Africa
Locality Lady Grey (N.W.), Worcester, Cape Province, Worcestershire, South Africa
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bokkeveld Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Devonian Period (Devonian Period) (358.9 – 419.2 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1903 a. Annals of the South African Museum vol. iv (1): p.184

Reed, F.R.C. 1925 a. Annals of the South African Museum xxii no. 2 (2):

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