Bonebed at Ludford, near Ludlow (Silurian of the United Kingdom)

Where: Shropshire, United Kingdom (52.4° N, 2.7° W: paleocoordinates 24.1° S, 11.9° W)

When: Downton Group, Pridoli (423.0 - 419.2 Ma)

• bone-bed of the Upper Ludlow rock at Ludford, near Ludlow.

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences)

Primary reference: F. M'Coy. 1855. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks, with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils.Fasciculus 3, Mollusca and Palaeozoic fishes. British Palaeozoic Fossils, Part II. Palaeontology 407-666 [G. Webster/G. Webster]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 132714: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 25.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Thelodontida - Coelolepidae
Thelodus parvidens Agassiz 1839
Chondrichthyes
 Polyspondyli - Onchidae
Onchus tenuistriatus Agassiz 1837 shark