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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38344 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Alifera triquetra (Muir-Wood)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Alifera triquetra (Muir-Wood)

Productus (Eomarginifera) triquetrus (Muir-Wood)

Registration No. GSM38344
Collector survey 1909
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Formerly IT 840.D2.
Country England
Locality Chrome Hill, near Hindlow, Derbyshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Muir Wood 1928 Mem Geol Surv (Pal)III 1 pl.XI,fig.7a-c

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