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1 October 2008 Earliest Report Of the Genus Phyricodothyris George (Brachiopoda: Reticularioidea) In North America
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Described from the Wymps Gap Member of the Mauch Chunk Formation of southwestern Pennsylvania and adjacent Maryland is a new species, Phyricodothyris lauriegrahamae, of the Upper Mississippian reticulariod brachiopod Phyricodothyris George, 1932. The Wymps Gap Limestone from which the type material was collected is middle Chesterian (late Viséan) in age. This is the first report of this genus from confirmed Mississippian rocks in North America.

John L. Carter, Albert D. Kollar, and David K. Brezinski "Earliest Report Of the Genus Phyricodothyris George (Brachiopoda: Reticularioidea) In North America," Annals of Carnegie Museum 77(2), 253-257, (1 October 2008). https://doi.org/10.2992/0097-4463-77.2.253
Published: 1 October 2008
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