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Fossil specimen : SM A 59670 - A 59671 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Stricklandinia lirata (Sowerby, J. de C.)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Stricklandinia lirata (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Stricklandinia lens (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Pentamerus (Stricklandinia) liratus (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Stricklandinia lens (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Pentamerus microcamerus McCoy

Pentamerus microcamerus McCoy: Syntype

Registration No. A 59670 - A 59671
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 May Hill, Gloucestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit May Hill Sandstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 438.5 Ma B.P.)


Davidson 1874 d. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. iii (4): p.161

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.390

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.210, 367

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.212

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (5): p.87

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 (6): p.64

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