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Fossil specimen : SM A 41317 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Orthis sagittifera McCoy
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Orthis sagittifera McCoy: Paratype

Orthis sagittifera McCoy

Provenance
Registration No. A 41317
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 Wales
Locality Aber Hirnant, Bala, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Hirnant Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 451 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

McCoy 1851 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. vii (1): p.398

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.227, 351

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): P.220

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