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Fossil specimen : SM A 40309 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Plectatrypa flexuosa (Marr & Nicholson), 1888
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Plectatrypa flexuosa (Marr & Nicholson), 1888

Atrypa flexuosa Marr & Nicholson: Paratype

Registration No. A 40309
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Marr, J.E.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Skelgill, Ambleside, Westmorland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Skelgill Bed
Biozone A. flexuosa (As1)
Geological Age

Aeronian Age (Silurian Period) – Rhuddanian Age (Silurian Period) (436 – 443.7 Ma B.P.)


Marr & Nicholson 1888 a. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xliv (1): pp.661, 725, 729

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