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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM51281 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Quadrirhynchia sphaeroidalis Buckman S
Type Status
Name History

Quadrirhynchia sphaeroidalis Buckman S

Quadrirhynchia quadrata Buckman S

Registration No. GSM51281
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tutcher,JW Coll 1931
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Moolham - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone spinatum
Geological Age

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


Ager 1956 Mon British Liassic Rhynchonellids Pal Soc p.14

Buckman SS 1918 Pal Ind New Series Mem 2 III p.228 pl XIII,fig 2

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