Upper Slade, near Haverfordwest (Ordovician of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Loc. 18

Where: Wales, United Kingdom (51.8° N, 4.9° W: paleocoordinates 46.7° S, 18.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Shelly Zone 6 brachiopod zone, Slade Member (Slade and Redhill Mudstone Formation), Rawtheyan (455.8 - 445.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; mudstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: L. R. M. Cocks. 2014. The Late Ordovician brachiopods of southern Pembrokeshire and adjacent south-western Wales. Special Papers in Palaeontology 91:1-89 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185127: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 11.04.2017

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Orthotetida - Triplesiidae
 Strophomenida - Aegiromenidae
"Plectambonites papillosa" = Chonetoidea radiatula
"Plectambonites papillosa" = Chonetoidea radiatula Barrande 1879
 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
Sampo transversa Cocks 2014
 Strophomenida - Eopholidostrophiidae
"Strophomena mediocostalis n. sp." = Eopholidostrophia (Megapholidostrophia) mediocostalis
"Strophomena mediocostalis n. sp." = Eopholidostrophia (Megapholidostrophia) mediocostalis Reed 1905