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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM11463 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Gunnarella corrugatella (Davidson)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Gunnarella corrugatella (Davidson)

Orthis corrugata Portlock

Stropheodonta corrugatella (Davidson)

Registration No. GSM11463
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Desertcreight, Tyrone,N. Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Davidson,1871,Mon. Brit. Brach. (Pal. Soc.) pl.XLI,fig. 8,8a,8b

Mitchell,1977, pal. Soc. Mon. pg.98 pl. 20,fig. 20

Portlock,1843,Geology of Londonderry etc. pg. 450 as Orthis corrugata pl.XXXII,fig. 17

Reed,1952,Ord Foss. Tyrone.Proc. Roy.Irish Geol. 55,B, No. 3 pp. 45-46

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