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Fossil specimen : SM J 6136 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhynchonella buckmani Rollier
Type Status
Name History

Rhynchonella buckmani Rollier

Rhynchonella buckmani Rollier

Rhynchonella palma Szajnocha

Rhynchonella palma Szajnocha

Registration No. J 6136
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 Bradford Abbas, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone Murchisonae 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.136

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (1): p.271 pl. xix figs.21, 21 a-b

Rollier 1917 - 1919. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xlii (3): p.165

Rollier 1919. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xliv (4): p.376

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