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Fossil specimen : SM H 1088 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhynchonella acuminata var. mesogona (Phillips)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rhynchonella acuminata var. mesogona (Phillips)

Rhynchonella triangularis (Sowerby, J. de C.)

Hemithyris acuminata var. mesogona (Phillips)

Atrypa triangularis Sowerby, J. de C.: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. H 1088
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 South Petherwin, Cornwall, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Devonian
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 (3): p.60 pl.xiii fig.5 figure reproduced

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.381

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):

Sowerby, J. de C. 1840. Transactions of the Geological Society vol. (2) v (1): pl.liv fig.9

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 (2):

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 (4): p.59

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