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Fossil specimen : SM J 6173 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhynchonella crassa Rollier
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Rhynchonella crassa Rollier: Undifferentiated Type

Rhynchonella cymatophora Buckman S.: Undifferentiated Type

Rhynchonella cymatophora Buckman S.: Undifferentiated Type

Rhynchonella gingensis Waagen

Registration No. J 6173
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 Inferior Oolite
Biozone Murchisonae 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.447

Buckman, S.S. 1899 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xiii (3): p.135

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (1): p.275 pl. xx figs.1, 1 a

Rollier 1917. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xlii (4): p.157

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