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Fossil specimen : SM H 3883 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Streptorhynchus gigas (McCoy)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Streptorhynchus gigas (McCoy)

Streptorhynchus gigas (McCoy)

Strophomena gigas McCoy

Leptaena (Strophomena) gigas McCoy: Holotype

Strophomena gigas McCoy

Provenance
Registration No. H 3883
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Looe, Cornwall, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Shale
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Devonian Period (Devonian Period) (359.2 – 416 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Davidson 1865. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. iii vi (4): p.83 pl.xvi fig.1

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1): p.485

McCoy 1851 c. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. viii (1):

McCoy 1852 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.386 pl.iia fig.7

McCoy 1852 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1):

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1):

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (3): p.236

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 (1):

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 (5): p.63

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