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Fossil specimen : NMS NMS G.1955.9.431 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifer nikitini praecursat Reed
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Spirifer nikitini praecursat Reed

Registration No. NMS G.1955.9.431
Collector J. Wright
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By National Museums of Scotland
Country Scotland
Locality Roscobie, Fife
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chatlestown Main Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Not Available () (0 – 0 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C., 1948. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 12, vol i, p.462 Pl. X, figs. 3-5

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