Wenlock group

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Wen´lock group`


1.(Geol.) The middle subdivision of the Upper Silurian in Great Britain; - so named from the typical locality in Shropshire.
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murchisoni is considered to indicate the base of the Wenlock Series and represents the index of the basal zone of the Sheinwoodian (Loydell 2012), followed by M.
The international stratotype for the base of the Wenlock Series has been defined in the Hughley Brook section in Shropshire, Welsh Borderland (Bassett et al.
Microfossil distribution across the base of the Wenlock Series in the type area.
The correlation of Lower Wenlock Series (Silurian) bentonites from the Lower Hill Farm and Eastnor Park boreholes, Midland Platform, England.