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Fossil specimen : SM A 12031 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Atrypida

Fossil Name Cyclospira pentagonalis (Reed), 1897
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Cyclospira pentagonalis (Reed), 1897

Dayia pentagonalis Reed: Paratype

Registration No. A 12031
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Nicholson, Henry Alleyne (1844-1899)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Keisley, Westmorland, England
Grid Reference Not available
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 ]


Reed, F.R.C. 1897 c. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. liii (1): p.74

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