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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM11208 –

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Campylorthis discreta Reed
Type Status
Name History

Campylorthis discreta Reed

Orthis (Plaesiomys) discreta Reed

Provenance
Registration No. GSM11208
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Desertcreat, Pomeroy
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Bardahessiagh Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

Davidson, 1871, Mon. Brit. Brach. (Pal. Soc. ) as Orthis porcata McCoy fig. 20

Available Images

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