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Fossil specimen : SM J 6169 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhynchonella abbatiae Rollier
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Rhynchonella abbatiae Rollier: Syntype

Rhynchonella abbatiae Rollier: Syntype

Rhynchonella cynica Buckman S.: Undifferentiated Type

Rhynchonella cynica Buckman S.: Undifferentiated Type

Rhynchonella beneckei Haas

Registration No. J 6169
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 Bradford Abbas, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Yeovil Sands
Biozone Moorei Hemera
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, S.S. 1895. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. li (2): p.451

Buckman, S.S. 1899 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xiii (3): p.134

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (1): p.274 pl. xx fig.8

Rollier 1917. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xlii (4): p.112

Rollier 1919. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xliv (5): p.376

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