Anthozoa

  • UC 32170 label
    Photographer: Paul S. Mayer : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2021 Summer IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Coral label
  • UC 32170 fossil
    Photographer: Paul S. Mayer : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2021 Summer IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Coral fossil
Catalog Number: UC 32170
Taxonomic Name: Anthozoa
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 1
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Period: Ordovician
Formation: Maysville
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Ohio
County: Hamilton
Township: Cincinnati
EMu IRN: 4383785
Occurrence ID: f452c226-5a8c-4723-9958-35750bf7c275

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