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Fossil specimen : SM A 11948 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Ptychopleurella keisleyensis (Reed), 1897
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Ptychopleurella keisleyensis (Reed), 1897: Lectotype

Orthis (Hebertella) keisleyensis Reed: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. A 11948
Collector Hughes, Thomas McKenny (1833-1917)
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Keisley, Westmorland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Keisley Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 451 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

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.49

Reed, F.R.C. 1897 c. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. liii (1): p.69 pl. vi figs.1, 1 a-b

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