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Fossil specimen : OUM H.00002/p(10) – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Foraminifera

    Class Polythalamea

      Order Spirillinida

Fossil Name Spirillina groomii Chapman, 1900
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Spirillina groomii Chapman, 1900 – See Wood (1946): Syntype

– See Groom (1902)

Spirillina groomii Chapman, 1900 – See Chapman (1900): Syntype

Registration No. H.00002/p(10)
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Groom, T.T. 1899
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments On same slide as H.2/p(2), H.2/p(9) & H.2/p(11)
Country England
Locality Short distance south of Whiteleaved Oak, Malverns, Herefordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Unknown
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (201.3 – 209.5 Ma B.P.)


CHAPMAN, F. 1900. Foraminifera from an Upper Cambrian horizon in the Malverns . . .. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LVI, 257-262, pl. XV. pp. 259 - 260; pl. XV, figs 10, 11

GROOM, T.T. 1902. The sequence of the Cambrian and associated beds of the Malvern Hills. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LVIII, 89-149.` p. 102

WOOD, A. 1946. The supposed Cambrian foraminifera from the Malverns. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., CII, 447-455, pls XXVI-XXVIII. pp. 452 - 454; pl. XXVII, fig. 1

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