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Fossil specimen : BGS GU999 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Origostrophia fragilis Mitchell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Origostrophia fragilis Mitchell

Provenance
Registration No. GU999
Collector WI Mitchell 1973
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Loc 1 of Mitchell, Pomeroy
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
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 ]

References
References

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

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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