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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM6866 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Anathyris phalaena Phillips
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anathyris phalaena Phillips

Registration No. GSM6866
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments "Lower Devonian" (No History)
Country England
Locality Hope,Torquay
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Early Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (393.3 – 419.2 Ma B.P.)


Phillips 1841 Pal Foss pl xxviii, fig. 123

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