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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31871 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Furcirhynchia furcata Buckmann SS
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Furcirhynchia furcata Buckmann SS

Registration No. GSM31871
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman,S 1922
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Domerian
Country England
Locality Thorncombe Beacon - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone margaritatus
Geological Age

Toarcian Age (Jurassic Period) – Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) (174.1 – 190.8 Ma B.P.)


Buckman 1917 Pal Indica pl 13,fig 16

Buckman 1958 Brit Lias Rhynch (Mon Pal Soc) II p.71 pl VI,fig 5a-c

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