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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47204 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Plectoidothyris polyplectus (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Plectoidothyris polyplectus (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1901): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47204
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oolite Marl
Country England
Locality Notgrove Station ,Gloucester
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1901. Proc Cotteswold Club p.242 12 4-7

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