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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM11228 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Salopia cf salteri Davidson
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Salopia cf salteri Davidson

Provenance
Registration No. GSM11228
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Wyatt-Edgell Coll. 590 1868
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Horderley, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

MacGregor 1961 Paleontology, Vol 4 Part 2 p.195

Available Images

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