Hughley (Silurian of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (52.6° N, 2.6° W: paleocoordinates 32.0° S, 14.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Purple Shale Formation, Telychian (438.5 - 433.4 Ma)

• "Upper Llandovery", Wright (1968)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: A. D. Wright. 1968. The brachiopod Dicoelosia biloba (Linnaeus) and related species. Arkiv för Zoologi, Serie 2 20:261-319 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 163116: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 12.10.2014, edited by Pete Wagner

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Eopholidostrophiidae
"Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) salopiensis" = Mesopholidostrophia salopiensis
"Pholidostrophia (Eopholidostrophia) salopiensis" = Mesopholidostrophia salopiensis Cocks 1967
 Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae
"Leptostrophia (Leptostrophia) ostrina n. sp." = Mesoleptostrophia (Mesoleptostrophia) ostrina
"Leptostrophia (Leptostrophia) ostrina n. sp." = Mesoleptostrophia (Mesoleptostrophia) ostrina Cocks 1967
Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Dicoelosiidae
Dicoelosia alticavata Whittard and Barker 1950