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Fossil specimen : SM A 31906 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Hirnantia sagittifera (McCoy), 1851
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Hirnantia sagittifera (McCoy), 1851

Orthis porcata var. sladensis Reed, 1905

Orthis (Plesiomys) porcata var. sladensis Reed: Paratype

Registration No. A 31906
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Turnbull, V.M.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country Wales
Locality St. Martin's Cemetery, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit St. Martin's Mudstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Hirnantian Age (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 445.6 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1905. Geological Magazine dec. v, vol ii (1): p.448

Reed, F.R.C. 1907. Geological Magazine dec. v vol. iv (2): p.537

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