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Fossil specimen : SM A 16679 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Corineorthis pustula Williams, Alwyn, 1949
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Corineorthis pustula Williams, Alwyn, 1949: Lectotype

Corineorthis pustula Williams, Alwyn, 1949: Syntype

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy: Syntype

Orthis turgida McCoy

Registration No. A 16679
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandeilo Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandeilian Stage (Ordovician Period) (458.4 – 460.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (7): pp.53,192

Davidson 1883. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (3): p.187 pl. xiv figs.17, 17 b

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.399

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 (2): p.229 pl. i h figs.20, 20 a

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.221

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (4): p.35

Williams, Alwyn 1949. Geological Magazine vol. lxxxvi (6): p.230 pl. xi fig.5I

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.57

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