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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31918 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Cymatorhynchia cymatophorina (Buckman S)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Cymatorhynchia cymatophorina (Buckman S) – See Almeras Y (1966)

Cymatorhynchia cymatophorina (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1918): Paratype

Registration No. GSM31918
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman Collection 1922
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Aalenian
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone murchisonae
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Almeras Y. 1966. Trav des Lab de Geol de la Fac des Sciences Lyon. New Series 13 p.61-62 1 8a-c

Buckman. 1918. Palaeontologia Indica. New Series 17 4

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