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Fossil specimen : OUM J.00893 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Epithyris oxonica Arkell, 1931
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Epithyris oxonica Arkell, 1931 – See Arkell (1931): Paratype

Registration No. J.00893
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments var. kemblensis Arkell, 1931
Country England
Locality North of Tetbury Road Station railway cutting, south of the Thames and Severn Canal, north of Kemble, Gloucestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Forest Marble Formation, Kemble Beds
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


ARKELL, W.J. 1931. The Upper Great Oolite, Bradford Beds and Forest Marble of south Oxfordshire, and the succession of Gastropod Faunas in the Great Oolite. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LXXXVII (4), 563-629, pls XLVII-LI. p. 600; fig. 4

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