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Fossil specimen : SM A 16631 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Chaenocardiola marstoni Reed
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Chaenocardiola marstoni Reed: Holotype

Registration No. A 16631
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Reed, Frederick Richard Cowper (1869-1946)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country England
Locality Millichope, Munslow, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Ludlow
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (423.6 – 427.4 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1931 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (10) vol. viii (1): p.292 pl. viii fig.2

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