Diplograptus peata

Catalog Number: PE 56624
Taxonomic Name: Diplograptus peata
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 1
Phylum: Hemichordata
Class: Graptolithina
Order: Graptoloidea
Period: Ordovician
Earliest Epoch: Late Ordovician
Earliest Age: Cincinnatian
Formation: Maquoketa Shale
Member: Elgin Limestone
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Iowa
County: Dubuque
Township: Graf
Collector: W. Sadlick
EMu IRN: 2276126
Occurrence ID: 3e743c62-5478-4947-accb-22764ee1c1c9

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