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Fossil specimen : SM A 31264 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Acrotretida

Fossil Name Schizocrania turnbulli (Reed), 1905
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Schizocrania turnbulli (Reed), 1905

Crania turnbulli Reed: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. A 31264
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)
Location
Country Wales
Locality Shoalshook Railway Cutting, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Sholeshook Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Rawtheyan Stage (Ordovician Period) – Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (445.6 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]

References
References

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.26

Reed, F.R.C. 1905. Geological Magazine dec. v, vol ii (1): pp.445, 447 pl. xxiii fig.2 (a.31, 264a),fig.2 a (a.31, 264b)

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