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Fossil specimen : SM E 7265 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferinida

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

Spiriferina acuticostata (de Koninck)

Spiriferina cristata var. biplicata Davidson: Paratype

Registration No. E 7265
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Burrow
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Settle, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone (lower scar limestone)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Davidson 1863. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.226

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