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Fossil specimen : SM E 6772 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Tornquistia subminima (McCoy)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Tornquistia subminima (McCoy)

Chonetes hardrensis (Phillips)

Chonetes hardrensis Phillips

Leptaena (Chonetes) subminima McCoy

Leptaena (Chonetes) subminima McCoy: Paratype

Registration No. E 6772
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 Derbyshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone (black upper)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Stage (Carboniferous Period) – Tournaisian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (329 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


Brand 1970. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain vol. 31 (5): pp.103-4

Davidson 1863. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (3): p.188 pl. xlvii fig.24

McCoy 1852 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. x (1): p.428

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.255

McCoy 1855 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Geol. Mus. Cambridge (2): p.456 pl. iii d fig.31

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 (4): p.51

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