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Fossil specimen : OUM J.04757 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Burmirhynchia fusca Douglas & Arkell, 1932
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Burmirhynchia fusca Douglas & Arkell, 1932 – See Douglas & Arkell (1932): Holotype

Registration No. J.04757
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Douglas, J.A. & Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments On glass slide with J.4758 & J.4759
Country England
Locality Newton Dale, North Yorkshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Upper Cornbrash, Black Limestone
Biozone Microthyridina lagenalis
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


DOUGLAS, J.A. and ARKELL, W.J. 1932. The stratigraphical distribution of the Cornbrash: II. The North-Eastern Area. Q. Jl. geol. Soc., Lond., LXXXVIII, 112-170, pls X-XII. p. 155; pl. X, figs 7 a, b

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