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Fossil specimen : SM A 11101 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Salopia globosa (Williams), 1949
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Salopia globosa (Williams), 1949

Corineorthis globosa Williams: Holotype

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Provenance
Registration No. A 11101
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality Conway Falls, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Bala Schists
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (7): pp.82,216

Davidson 1883. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (2): p.187 pl. xiv fig.23

Davidson 1883. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (4): p.187 pl. xiv fig.19

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.399

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.221

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (3): p.61

Williams, Alwyn 1949. Geological Magazine vol. lxxxvi (6): p.232 tex-fig.4 a pl. xi fig.8

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (5): p.57

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