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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM51556 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Cardiola interrupta Brod
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Cardiola interrupta Brod

Registration No. GSM51556
Collector Murchison,RI
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sample includes specimen and 1 plaster cast
Country Wales
Locality Radnor Forest
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ludlow Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (418.7 – 422.9 Ma B.P.)


1839 Sil Syst pl.VIII,fig.5

Knz 1979 Sbornik Geol ved pal 22 p.69 pl.15,fig.4,8

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