GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : OUM J.04758 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

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

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

Registration No. J.04758
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.4757 & 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) (161.2 – 164.7 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. 156

Available Images

High resolution photographs


1347 KB


1594 KB


895 KB

Steroscopic photographs


2553 KB

View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

click image or here to close