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Fossil specimen : SM A 16452 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Rostricellula simulata (Reed), 1952
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rostricellula simulata (Reed), 1952: Holotype

Rhynchotrema simulatum Reed: Holotype


Atrypa lacunosa

Registration No. A 16452
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Griffith, R.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Pomeroy, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bardahessiagh Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Mitchell 1977. Ordovician Brachiopoda from Pomeroy, Co. Tyrone Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.121 pl.28 fig.12

Reed, F.R.C. 1952. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy vol. lv b no. 3 (3): p.57 pl. ii fig.18

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