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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM60455F – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Corineorthis decipiens Stubblefield
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Corineorthis decipiens Stubblefield

Corineorthis cornubiensis Davidson

Registration No. GSM60455F
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Upfield Green Collection 1904
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Donations Book Page 203
Country England
Locality Carn Rocks, Perhaver, Goran Haven
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ordovician Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ordovician Period (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 485.4 Ma B.P.)


Bassett 1981 Geol Mag 118 p.653-655 pl 2 fig 2 a-c

Stubblefield 1939 Bull. no. 2 Geol. Surv pl. 4 figs 10

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