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Fossil specimen : SM A 30051 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) sefinensis (Williams), 1951
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) sefinensis (Williams), 1951

Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) sefinensis (Williams), 1951

Strophoeodonta (Brachyprion) sefinensis Williams: Holotype

Registration No. A 30051
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Jones, O.T.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Sefin footbridge, Lletty'rhyddod, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Shale
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Cocks, L.R.M. 1967. Palaeontology vol. x (2): p.258 pl.39 fig.11

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.130

Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii (1): p.124 pl. vii fig.10

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