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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM60459 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Corineorthis decipiens Stubblefield
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Corineorthis decipiens Stubblefield

Corineorthis cornubiensis Davidson

Registration No. GSM60459
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person C Reid
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Perhaver Quarry
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 pl 2 figs 9a-c

Stubblefield 1939 Bull. no. 2 Geol. Surv p.68-71 pl 4 figs 9 & 9a

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