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Fossil specimen : SM E 19779 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifer pennystonensis George
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Spirifer pennystonensis George – See George, T.N. (1928): Paratype

Spirifer trigonalis (Martin)

Spirifera bisulcata Sowerby, J. de C.

Registration No. E 19779
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Pearse, H.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Maidley Court, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Coal Measures
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Duckmantian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (315.2 – 318 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]


George, T.N. 1928. Annals and Magazine of Natural History vol. (10) i p.108 pl. iv figs.2 a, b

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