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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.6874 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Eoplectodonta duplicata (Sowerby J de C)
Type Status
Name History

Eoplectodonta duplicata (Sowerby J de C)

Plectodonta duplicata (Sowerby J de C)

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.6874
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol.Soc. Ex Murchison 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Cefn Rhyddan,Llandovery,Carmarthenshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llandovery Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Cocks LRM. 1970. Bull BMNH Silurian Brachiopods of the Superfamily Plectambonitacae 5 2

Jones OT. 1928. Mem Geol Surv Pal XXII 6

Kozlowski R. 1929. Palaeontologia Polonica tI p.113

Sowerby J de C. 1839. Sil Syst XXII 2

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