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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2145 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Obolus maccullochi Reed
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Obolus maccullochi Reed

Registration No. GSE2145
Collector n/k
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Scotland
Locality Craighead Quarry
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Craighead Limestone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


FRC Reed Trans. Roy. Soc. Edin. vol. 51 1917 1,fig.13

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