GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : SM A 34783 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Cryptothyrella angustifrons (Salter), 1851
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Cryptothyrella angustifrons (Salter), 1851

Whitfieldella angustifrons McCoy: Undifferentiated Type

Meristella angustifrons (McCoy)

Meristella angustifrons (McCoy)

Hemithyris angustifrons McCoy: Syntype

Hemithyris angustifrons McCoy

Provenance
Registration No. A 34783
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Mullock Quarry, Dalquorhan, Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit May Hill Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (428.2 – 436 Ma B.P.)

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 (6): p.164

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.391

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.199, 368 pl. ih fig.8

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.213

Reed, F.R.C. 1917 c. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences vol. li part iv (5): p.953

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (3): l.79

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 (4): p.55

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/CAMSM/P878780.jp2

3695 KB

/CAMSM/P878785.jp2

5161 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/CAMSM/P881468.jp2

5398 KB


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.



click image or here to close