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Fossil specimen : SM J 34866 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Weldonithyris weldonensis Muir-Wood
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Weldonithyris weldonensis Muir-Wood – See Muir-Wood, H.M. (1952): Holotype

Registration No. J 34866
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 Weldon Stone Quarry, Great Weldon Church (quarry .25 miles W.), Northamptonshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Lincolnshire Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (168.3 – 170.3 Ma B.P.)


Muir-Wood, H.M. 1952. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association vol. lxiii p.131 figs.6a-c

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