GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM A 30027 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Strophomenida

Fossil Name Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen Bancroft, 1949
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen Bancroft, 1949 – See Cocks, L.R.M. (1978): Lectotype

Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen Williams, 1951 – See Williams, Alwyn (1953)

Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen Williams ex Bancroft ms. – See Williams, Alwyn (1951): Holotype

Strophonella eothen – See Bancroft, B.B. & Lamont (1949b)

Strophonella euglypha (Hisinger)

Registration No. A 30027
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
Country Wales
Locality Gasworks, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Gasworks Mudstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Bancroft, B.B. & Lamont 1949 b. Welsh Valentian Brachiopods Quarry Managers' Journal vol. 7 p.10 pl. ii fig.16

Cocks, L.R.M. 1978. A review of British Lower Palaeozoic Brachiopods, including a synoptic revision of Davidson's monograph Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.132

Williams, Alwyn 1951. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. cvii p.127 pl. viii fig.13

Williams, Alwyn 1953. Memoirs Geological Society of America vol. 56 pp.18, 47-48 pl.13 fig.5

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