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Fossil specimen : SM A 37563 - A 37564 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Camarotoechia (Wilsonia) wilsoni var. davidsoni (McCoy)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Camarotoechia (Wilsonia) wilsoni var. davidsoni (McCoy)

Rhynchonella wilsoni var. davidsoni (McCoy)

Rhynchonella wilsoni var. davidsoni (McCoy)

Hemithyris davidsoni McCoy: Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. A 37563 - A 37564
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Burton and Brockton (near Wenlock), Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Ludlow
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (423.6 – 427.4 Ma B.P.)


McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.392

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 (1): p.200

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.214?

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (2): p.180, b.977

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 (3): p.60

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