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Fossil specimen : SM A 42404 - A 42409 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Kiaeromena ungula (McCoy), 1851
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Kiaeromena ungula (McCoy), 1851

Rafinesquina (Playfairia) ungula McCoy

Strophomena ungula (McCoy)

Leptaena (Leptagonia) ungula McCoy: Paratype

Leptaena (Leptagonia) ungula McCoy

Registration No. A 42404 - A 42409
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 Wales
Locality Llansaintffraid, Glyn Ceiriog, Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) – Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.404

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 (2): pp.249, 365

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.226

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