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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47213 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Sphaeroidothyris hyalina (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sphaeroidothyris hyalina (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1901): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47213
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman Collection 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Horethorne Down Corton Denham Somerset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone discites
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Buckman. 1901. Proc Cotteswold Club XIII 8

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