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Fossil specimen : SM A 30014 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Fardenia (Saughina) geoffreyi Bancroft, 1949
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Fardenia (Saughina) geoffreyi Bancroft, 1949

Fardenia geoffreyi Williams ex Bancroft ms.: Paratype


Registration No. A 30014
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)
Country Wales
Locality Gasworks, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Gasworks Mudstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 443.7 Ma B.P.)


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.134

Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii (2): p.120 text-fig.20 b pl. vii fig.11 (a.30, 014b) fig.13 (a 30,014 a)

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