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Fossil specimen : SM A 40982 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Eoplectodonta lenis (Williams), 1955
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Eoplectodonta lenis (Williams), 1955

Plectodonta lenis Williams: Paratype

Registration No. A 40982
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 Trawsnant, 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.101

Williams 1955. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (B) vol. 238 (1): p.417 pl.39 fig.81

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

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