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Fossil specimen : SM J 6185 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Aulacothyris crewkerniensis (Buckman S.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Aulacothyris crewkerniensis (Buckman S.)

Waldheimia carinata var. crewkerniensis Buckman S.: Holotype

Waldheimia carinata var. crewkerniensis Davidson ex Buckman S.S. ms.

Registration No. J 6185
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
Country England
Locality Haselbury, Crewkerne, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone Zigzag Hemera?
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S.S. 1899 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xiii (2): p.140

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (1): p.268 pl. xix figs.8, 8 a

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