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Fossil specimen : SM A 34509 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Stricklandinia lirata (Sowerby, J. de C.)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Stricklandinia lirata (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Stricklandinia lens (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Pentamerus liratus (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Stricklandinia lens (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Pentamerus microcamerus McCoy: Syntype

Pentamerus microcamerus McCoy

Registration No. A 34509
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Mandinam, Sefin R., Lletty'rhyddod, Mandinam Wood, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Davidson 1864 b. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. iii part vii (3): p.161

Jones, O.T. 1925. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxxxi, pp. 344-88 (1): pp.369, 387

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.290

McCoy 1852 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): pp.210, 367

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.212

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (4): p.80

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (5): p.64

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