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Fossil specimen : SM J 4856 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Terebratula linguifera Davidson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Terebratula linguifera Davidson – See Muir-Wood, H.M. (1936): Holotype

Terebratula linguifera Buckman S.S. ms. – See Davidson (1884): Holotype

Registration No. J 4856
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, Sydney Savory (1860-1929)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Haydon, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Rock
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v p.260 pl. xix figs.1, 1 a, 1 b

Muir-Wood, H.M. 1936. A monograph on the Brachiopoda of the British Great Oolite series. Part 1: The Brachiopoda of the Fuller's Earth Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.79

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