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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM50948 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Pentamerida

Fossil Name Pentamerus brevirostris (Phillips)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Pentamerus brevirostris (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM50948
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person R.A.Godwin-Austen
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Newton Bushel,Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Devonian (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mid Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (385.3 – 397.5 Ma B.P.)


Phillips 1841 Pal Fossils plXXX11,fig.143a

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