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Fossil specimen : SM A 30000 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Katastrophomena scotia (Bancroft)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Katastrophomena scotia (Bancroft)

Strophomena scotica Williams, Alwyn ex Bancroft ms.: Holotype

Strophomena antiquata (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Registration No. A 30000
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Turnbull, V.M.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country Wales
Locality Uzmaston Farm, The Frolic, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Cocks, L.R.M. 1968. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. 15 (3): pp.296, 297 pl.3 fig.9 (a.30, 000a)

Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii (2): p.116 text-fig.19 b (a.30, 000a) pl. vii fig.1 (a.30, 000b), fig.2 (a.30, 000a)

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