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    Conularia formosa


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    • It has been reported that complete specimens of this species is rare to find in the formation. The Royal Ontario Museum is said to contain many partials and most come from the former Don Valley Brickyard in Toronto. This specimen was found in Mimico Creek.

      To see details up close please click the full size button.

      Reference: Ontario. Department of Mines. The Stratigraphy And Paleontology Of Toronto And Vicinity.

       

    Taxonomy

    Conularia

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Cnidaria
    Class: Scyphozoa
    Order: Conulariida
    Family: Conulariidae
    Genus: Conularia
    Species: C. formosa
    Author Citation Miller and Dyer, 1878

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Paleozoic
    Period: Ordovician
    Epoch: Late

    Stratigraphy

    Georgian Bay formation
    Humber Member

    Provenance

    Collector: Juan Emmanuel
    Date Collected: 08/21/2015
    Acquired by: Field Collection

    Location

    Mimico Creek
    Etobicoke, Toronto
    Ontario
    Canada

    Comments

    It has been reported that complete specimens of this species is rare to find in the formation. The Royal Ontario Museum is said to contain many partials and most come from the former Don Valley Brickyard in Toronto. This specimen was found in Mimico Creek.

    To see details up close please click the full size button.

    Reference: Ontario. Department of Mines. The Stratigraphy And Paleontology Of Toronto And Vicinity.

     

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