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Fossil specimen : SM A 40978 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

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

Anisopleurella multiseptata (Williams), 1955

Sowerbyella multiseptata Williams: Paratype

Registration No. A 40978
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
Country Wales
Locality Pont Aberderfel, Arenig Station, Arenig, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
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 ]


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

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

Williams 1955. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (B) vol. 238 (1): p.416 pl.39 fig.47

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