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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2159 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Stropheodonta (Leptostrophia) subfilosa Reed
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Stropheodonta (Leptostrophia) subfilosa Reed

Registration No. GSE2159
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Tray A71 Scottish Cabinets
Country Scotland
Locality Craighead Quarry
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Craighead Limestone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


FRC Reed Trans. Roy. Soc. Edin. vol. 51 1917 pl 17 fig 12

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