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Fossil specimen : SM A 16680 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

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

Corineorthis pustula Williams, Alwyn, 1949

Corineorthis pustula Williams, Alwyn, 1949: Syntype

Orthis turgida McCoy

Orthis turgida McCoy: Syntype

Orthis turgida McCoy

Registration No. A 16680
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 Craig y beri, Llanarmon-Fach, Denbighshire, 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 ]


MacGregor 1961. Palaeontology vol. iv (5): p.181 pl.19 figs.7-8

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 fig.22

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

Williams, Alwyn 1949. Geological Magazine vol. lxxxvi (4): p.230 pl. xi fig.6II

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 (3): p.57

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