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Fossil specimen : SM B 16853 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Arenaciarcula fittoni (Meÿer)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Arenaciarcula fittoni (Meÿer)

Terebratella fittoni Meÿer: Syntype

Registration No. B 16853
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Meyer
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Godalming, Surrey, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bargate Pebble Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (113 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Davidson 1874 c. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. iv, suppl (2): p.26

Elliott, G.F. 1959. Six New Genera of Mesozoic Brachiopoda Geological Magazine vol. xcvi (3): p.147

Meyer 1868 a. Geological Magazine vol. i (1): p.250, pl. xi, figs. 3 a, b

Meyer 1868 a. On the Lower Greensand of Godalming Proceedings of the Geologists' Association (1): pp. 10-15

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