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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM8460 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Lingulata

      Order Lingulida

Fossil Name Lingula granulata Phillips
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lingula granulata Phillips

Registration No. GSM8460
Collector n/k
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Dynevor Park
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandeilo Flags Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) – Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (451 – 467 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch – Darriwilian Age ]


Davidson, Pal. Soc. 1866 2, fig. 15a

Phillips, 1849, Mem. Geol. Survey,vol. II, pt.1 25, fig. 1

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