Amplexopora discoidea (Nicholson, 1871)

  • P 6535 Label
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2020 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Bryozoan label
  • P 6535 acu
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2020 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Bryozoa fossil
  • P 6535 an
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2020 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Bryozoa fossil
  • P 6535 group
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2020 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Bryozoa fossil
Catalog Number: P 6535
Taxonomic Name: Amplexopora discoidea (Nicholson, 1871)
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Bryozoa
Class: Stenolaemata
Order: Trepostomata
Period: Ordovician
Coordinates Available?: No
EMu IRN: 4311550
Occurrence ID: 567fe10d-1fe1-45a2-9df2-ee207941d2a2

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