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Fossil specimen : SM A 30127 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Atrypida

Fossil Name Meifodia ovalis var. supercedens Williams
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Meifodia ovalis var. supercedens Williams: Paratype

Registration No. A 30127
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Jones, O.T.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country Wales
Locality Pentre-ty-gwyn, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Llandovery
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii (1): p.110

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