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Fossil specimen : SM J 4782 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Terebratula tawneyi Whidborne
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Terebratula tawneyi Whidborne

Terebratula tawneyi Whidborne: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J 4782
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whidborne, George Ferris (1845-1910)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Dundry, Bristol, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone humphreysianum
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (2): p.255 pl. xviii figs.14, 14 a-b

Whidborne 1883 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxix (1): p.536 pl. xix figs.12, 12 a-b

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (3): p.66

Available Images

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