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Fossil specimen : SM E 7782 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Brachythyris integricosta (Phillips)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Brachythyris integricosta (Phillips)

Spirifera integricosta Phillips

Spirifera paucicostata McCoy: Syntype

Registration No. E 7782
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
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Davidson 1858. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii part v (3): p.55 pl. iv fig.12, 12 a-bexplanation of plate reads S. pinguis in error

McCoy 1852 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. x (1): p.423

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.250

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.420 pl. iii f figs.26, 26 a-b

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.61

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