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Fossil specimen : BGS GU999 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Origostrophia fragilis Mitchell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Origostrophia fragilis Mitchell

Registration No. GU999
Collector WI Mitchell 1973
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Loc 1 of Mitchell, Pomeroy
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Killey Bridge Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) – Pusgillian Stage (Ordovician Period) (447 – 451 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


Mitchell 1977 Pal.Soc.Mon. Page 116 pl 25 figs 1-3

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