Halysites catenularis

Catalog Number: PE 90916
Taxonomic Name: Halysites catenularis
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 1
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Heliolitida
Identified By: Paul S. Mayer : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
Period: Silurian
Earliest Epoch: Wenlock
Earliest Age: Homerian
Formation: Much Wenlock Limestone
Lithology: limestone
Coordinates Available?: Yes
EMu IRN: 3972575
Occurrence ID: 5b062505-aa7c-4509-bd12-e3b2f1fd6b93

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