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Fossil specimen : SM J 24412 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Echinodermata

    Class Echinoidea

      Order -

Fossil Name Diplopodia pentagona (McCoy)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Diplopodia pentagona (McCoy)

Diplopodia pentagona (McCoy): Syntype

Registration No. J 24412
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Oolite
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


McCoy 1848 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History n. ser. (2) ii (1): p.412

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.60

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.31

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