Coscinium proavium (Billings, 1863)

  • PE 2054 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. Bryozoan fossil
  • PE 2054 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. Bryozoan label
Catalog Number: PE 2054
Taxonomic Name: Coscinium proavium (Billings, 1863)
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Bryozoa
Class: Stenolaemata
Order: Cystoporida
Family: Hexagonellidae
Identified By: Hovey Museum : Wabash College
Period: Ordovician
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: Canada
State/Province/Territory: Ontario
County: Hastings
EMu IRN: 4388265
Occurrence ID: e7508aff-c84c-4433-9f17-f5abcb958dcd

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