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Fossil specimen : SM A 30113 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Eostropheodonta multiradiata Bancroft, 1949
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Eostropheodonta multiradiata Bancroft, 1949: Lectotype

Leptostrophia (Eostropheodonta) multiradiata Bancroft: Holotype

Eostropheodonta multiradiata Bancroft, 1949

Strophomena compressa (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Registration No. A 30113
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 The Frolic, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millin Mudstone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 438.5 Ma B.P.)


Bancroft, B.B. & Lamont 1949 b. Welsh Valentian Brachiopods Quarry Managers' Journal vol. 7 (2): p.10 pl. ii fig.8preprint, unpublished

Cocks, L.R.M. 1967. Palaeontology vol. x (3): p.255

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.126

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