Rhynchonella capax Conrad

  • PE 90602 label
    Photographer: Cathy Wiegand : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2018 Summer IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Brachiopod label
  • PE 90602
    Photographer: Cathy Wiegand : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2018 Summer IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Brachiopod fossil
  • PE 90602
    Photographer: Cathy Wiegand : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2018 Summer IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Brachiopod fossil
Catalog Number: PE 90602
Taxonomic Name: Rhynchonella capax Conrad
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 19
Phylum: Brachiopoda
Class: Rhynchonellata
Order: Rhynchonellida
Family: Rhynchonellidae
Period: Ordovician
Earliest Epoch: Late Ordovician
Earliest Age: Cincinnatian
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Indiana
County: Wayne
Township: Richmond
EMu IRN: 3945210
Occurrence ID: 967ad522-e898-4a47-a656-8640437588b4

Disclaimer: Data and historical records associated with Field Museum's geological collections may contain language which is culturally sensitive owing to the colonial context of the Museum's history. We have specimens collected over the last 150 years, and from all over the world. Some records associated with these specimens may include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum's current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when these records were made.

We welcome feedback. We are continually working with our geological records to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of these data. As we work to promote a greater understanding of the global heritage embodied by our collections, we actively seek consultation and will revise or remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate. We encourage and welcome help from minorities and other people historically-underrepresented in museum communities, scholars, and others to improve the data in our geological records.