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Fossil specimen : SM A 40976 b – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Anisopleurella multiseptata (Williams), 1955
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anisopleurella multiseptata (Williams), 1955: Holotype

Anisopleurella multiseptata (Williams), 1955

Sowerbyella multiseptata Williams: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. A 40976 b
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Williams, Alwyn (1891-1976)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality Pont Aberderfel, Arenig Station, Arenig, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Derfel Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

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 (2): p.100

Cocks, L.R.M. 2010. Palaeontology vol. 53, part 5, pp. 1155-1200 Caradoc Strophomenoid and Plectambonitoid Brachiopods from Wales and the Welsh Borderlands fig.6, plate 8, p.1187; p.1188

Williams 1955. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (B) vol. 238 (1): P.416 PL.39 FIG.75 (A.40, 976A) FIG.76 (A.40, 976B)

Williams 1955. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (B) vol. 238 pp.397-420

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