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Fossil specimen : SM E 11751 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Productida

Fossil Name Rugosochonetes vaughani Muir-Wood
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Rugosochonetes vaughani Muir-Wood: Paratype

Chonetes hardrensis (Phillips)

Registration No. E 11751
Collector Jewson, P.K.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Avon Gorge, Bristol, Gloucestershire?
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Limestone
Biozone Beta (horizon)
Geological Age

Carboniferous Period (Carboniferous Period) (298.9 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


Muir-Wood, H.M. 1962. On the morphology and classification of the Brachiopod suborder Chonetoidea Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. 35 (2): p.72

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