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Fossil specimen : SM E 6780 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Chonetes hardrensis (Phillips)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Chonetes hardrensis (Phillips)

Leptaena (Chonetes) subminima McCoy

Leptaena (Chonetes) subminima McCoy: Paratype

Registration No. E 6780
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Derbyshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone (black upper)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Age (Carboniferous Period) – Tournaisian Age (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


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

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