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Fossil specimen : SM A 10279 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Pterinea asperula McCoy
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Pterinea asperula McCoy

Pterinea asperula McCoy

Pterinea asperula McCoy: Undifferentiated Type

Pterinea asperula McCoy

Pterinea asperula McCoy

Provenance
Registration No. A 10279
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 part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Location
Country Wales
Locality Builth (bridge), Radnorshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Wenlock Shale
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Wenlock Epoch (Silurian Period) (422.9 – 428.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

McCoy 1851 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. vii (1): p.60

McCoy 1852 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.259 pl. ii figs. 5, 5 a

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (2): p.195

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (4): p.149

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.89

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