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Fossil specimen : SM A 30041 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Eostropheodonta hirnantensis (McCoy), 1851
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Eostropheodonta hirnantensis (McCoy), 1851

Eostropheodonta hirnantensis var. delicatula Bancroft: Lectotype

Eostropheodonta whittingtoni Bancroft

Stropheodonta (Eostropheodonta) mullochiensis (Reed)

Eostropheodonta hirnantensis var. delicatula Bancroft

Strophomena siluriana Davidson

Provenance
Registration No. A 30041
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Turnbull, V.M.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Location
Country Wales
Locality St. Martin's Cemetery, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Haverford Mudstone Formation (basal)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Hirnantian Age (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 445.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Bancroft, B.B. & Lamont 1949 b. Welsh Valentian Brachiopods Quarry Managers' Journal vol. 7 (2): p.9 pl. ii fig.7preprint, unpublished

Cocks, L.R.M. & Price, D. 1975. Palaeontology vol. 18 (4): p.712 pl.84 fig.4 (a.30041a)

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (5): pp.125,126

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (6): pp.125,126

Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii (3): p.123 pl. vii fig.3 (a.30, 041a)

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