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Fossil specimen : SM A 16256 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Rugosowerbyella subcorrugatella (Reed), 1917
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Rugosowerbyella subcorrugatella (Reed), 1917

Sowerbyella (Rugosowerbyella) ambigua (Reed), 1952: Lectotype

Ptychoglyptus ambiguus Reed: Syntype

Strophomena corrugatella Davidson

Registration No. A 16256
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Pomeroy Expedition
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Craig Bardahessiagh, Pomeroy, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Desertcreat Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) – Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


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.102

Fearnsides, Elles & Smith 1907. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy xxvi no. 9 b, pp.97-128 (1): p.118

Mitchell 1977. Ordovician Brachiopoda from Pomeroy, Co. Tyrone Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.83

Reed, F.R.C. 1952. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy vol. lv b no. 3 (2): p.56 pl. ii fig.15

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