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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM4185 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Schizoramma subplicata (Reed)
Type Status
Name History

Schizoramma subplicata (Reed)

Orthis calligramma var subplicata (Reed)

Registration No. GSM4185
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Gray 1891
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Scotland
Locality Mulloch Hill,Girvan, Ayrshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Reed, Trans.Roy.Soc.Edin,vol. LI,pt. 4,1917 as Orthis calligramma var. subplicata,ibid pg.826,966 pl.V,fig. 12

See Williams,A,Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc. vol. CVII,1951,pg. 90

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