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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM82654 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Productida

Fossil Name Gigantoproductus crassiventer (Prentice)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Gigantoproductus crassiventer (Prentice)

Registration No. GSM82654
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Prentice,JE 1948
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments D2
Country England
Locality George Inn,Waterhouses,Staffs
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Prentice 1949 Proc Yorks Geol Soc XXVII IV p.257 pl.XI,figs1a,b,c

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