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Fossil specimen : SM E 18897 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Phricodothyris insolita George
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Phricodothyris insolita George – See George (1932): Holotype

Registration No. E 18897
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
Biozone D2
Geological Age

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


George 1932. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxxxviii p.542 pl. xxxv figs.5 a-d

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