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Fossil specimen : SM B 34513 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Thecideida

Fossil Name Thecidea brydonei Kitchin
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Thecidea brydonei Kitchin: Holotype

Registration No. B 34513
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Brydone, Reginald Marr (1873-1943)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Portsdown, Hampshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Chalk
Biozone mucronata (10' above base)
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Turonian Age (Cretaceous Period) (66 – 93.9 Ma B.P.)


Brydone, R.M. 1912 b. The Stratigraphy of the chalk of Hants (1): p.104 for explanation

Griffith & Brydone, R.M. 1911. The zones of the chalk in Hampshire appendix c (1): p.33 figs.1 a-d appendix c

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