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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47210 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Zeilleria ferruginea Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Zeilleria ferruginea Buckman S – See Buckman (1901): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47210
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Irony Bed
Country England
Locality Louse Hill,near Sherbourne, Dorset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone blagdeni
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1901. Proc Cotteswold Club 13 4

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