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Fossil specimen : SM J 6175 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Glossothyris buckmani Rollier
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Glossothyris buckmani Rollier

Glossothyris buckmani Rollier: Undifferentiated Type

Terebratula curviconcha Oppel

Terebratula curviconcha Oppel

Registration No. J 6175
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 Wyke (quarry), Halfway House, Sherborne, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Irony Bed
Biozone Blagdeni Hemera
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S.S. 1899 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xiii (2): p.137

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v (1): p.256 pl. xviii figs.15, 15 a-b

Rollier 1918. Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xliii (3): p.258

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

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