Chaetetes dalei (Milne-Edwards & Haime)

  • PE 91657 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 91657 fossil2
    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 91657 fossil3
    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 91657 fossil4
    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 91657 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 91657
Taxonomic Name: Chaetetes dalei (Milne-Edwards & Haime)
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Porifera
Class: Demospongea
Order: Chaetetida
Family: Chaetetidae
Period: Ordovician
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Ohio
County: Hamilton
Township: Cincinnati
EMu IRN: 4388549
Occurrence ID: cb545da9-9e80-4697-a974-3d601139b384

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