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Fossil specimen : SM E 7252 - E 7264 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferinida

Fossil Name Spiriferina acuticostata (de Koninck)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Spiriferina acuticostata (de Koninck)

Spiriferina cristata var. biplicata Davidson: Syntype

Provenance
Registration No. E 7252 - E 7264
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Burrow
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Settle, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone (lower scar limestone)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Davidson 1863. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.226 pl. lii figs.11, a-c

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 (2): p.63

Available Images

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