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Fossil specimen : SM A 47985 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Onniella aspasia Bancroft
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Onniella aspasia Bancroft: Syntype

Registration No. A 47985
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cave, Richard
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Dandy Hollow, Wistanstow, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Acton Scott Bed (about 50' above base)
Biozone O. aspasia
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Bancroft, B.B. 1945. Journal of Paleontology vol. xix (1): p.217 pl. xxix fig.11

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