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Fossil specimen : SM A 7800 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Pentamerida

Fossil Name Gypidula lata Alexander, 1936
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Gypidula lata Alexander, 1936: Holotype

Gypidula bravonium Alexander: Holotype

Gypidula lata Alexander, 1936

Gypidula bravonium Alexander: Holotype

Gypidula

Provenance
Registration No. A 7800
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Alexander, Francis Elizabeth Somerville
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality View Edge, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Aymestry Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (418.7 – 422.9 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Alexander, F.E.S. 1936. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xcii (1): p.107

Alexander, F.E.S. 1948. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. ciii for 1947 (2): p.154 figs.7 a-e

Alexander, F.E.S. 1953. Proceedings of the Geological Society no. 1494 (3): p.36

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (5): p.144

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.144

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