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Fossil specimen : SM A 47984 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Wattsella lepta Bancroft
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Wattsella lepta Bancroft: Syntype

Registration No. A 47984
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cave, Richard
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Rookery Wood, Horderley, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Longvillian
Biozone FB 1
Geological Age

Longvillian Substage (Ordovician Period) (455 – 456 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age – Sandbian Age ]


Bancroft, B.B. 1945. Journal of Paleontology vol. xix (1): p.193 pl. xxii fig.4

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