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Fossil specimen : SM A 11302 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Eoplectodonta rhombica (McCoy)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Eoplectodonta rhombica (McCoy)

Sowerbyella rhombica (McCoy)

Leptaena sericea var. rhombica McCoy: Syntype

Registration No. A 11302
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Crag Hill, Horton in Ribblesdale, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bala Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Jones, O.T. 1928. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales (Palaeontology) vol. i part 5 (3): p.426

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 (1): p.239

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