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Fossil specimen : BRSUG 22476 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Seminula ficoidea Vaughan
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Seminula ficoidea Vaughan

Registration No. 22476
Collector Stoddart, W.W.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By University of Bristol Geology Collection
Comments labelled by Fry as Composita ficoidea (Vaughan)
Country England
Locality Avon Section
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Visean: S zone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Stage (Carboniferous Period) (329 – 346.7 Ma B.P.)


Vaughan, A. 1903. Notes on the Corals and Brachiopods obtained from the Avon Section and preserved in the Stoddart Collection. Proc. Bristol Naturalists' Society NS 10(2), pp. 90-134, 2 Pls.

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