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Fossil specimen : SM A 16454 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Ctenodonta perangulata Reed
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ctenodonta perangulata Reed: Holotype

Ctenodonta dissimilis Portlock

Cucullaea dissimilis Portlock

Registration No. A 16454
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 Northern Ireland
Locality Pomeroy, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bala
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) – Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Reed, F.R.C. 1952. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy vol. lv b no. 3 (3): p.63 pl. iii fig.7

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