GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM A 29721 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Dolerorthis duftonensis (Reed), 1910
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Dolerorthis duftonensis (Reed), 1910 – See Cocks, L.R.M. (1978): Lectotype

Dolerorthis duftonensis (Reed), 1910

Orthis duftonensis Reed – See Reed, F.R.C. (1910a): Syntype

Provenance
Registration No. A 29721
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Turnbull, V.M.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Alston Road, Melmerby, Cumberland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Dufton Shale (horizon 5)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.42

Reed, F.R.C. 1910 a. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. v, vol vii pp.212, 295 pl. xxiv fig.6

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