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*Birkenia elegans* Traquair, complete

Seggholm, [nr. Muirkirk, Lesmahagow, (Lanarkshire)], [Scotland] Downtonian, [Pridoli], [Silurian (Upper)] Small part of tail missing, but overall the preservation is poor. Label with specimen misleadingly describes it as figured in Traquair's 1899 paper in TRSE on Silurian Fossil Fishes, but these were not collected by McPherson, and do not come from this specimen's locality - as well as not bearing any physical resemblance to the specimens figured in that paper!!!