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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31991 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Lophrothyris etheridgii (Davidson)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Lophrothyris etheridgii (Davidson) – See Buckman (1918): Lectotype

Registration No. GSM31991
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman 1922
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Dundry - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone sauzei
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1918. Palaeont Ind. New Series 21 16

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