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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31995 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Rugithyris submalogaster (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rugithyris submalogaster (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1918)

Rugithyris submalogaster (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1901): Holotype

Registration No. GSM31995
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman Collection 1922
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Just below Marl Bed
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone garantiana
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1901. Proc Cotteswold Club XIII 2

Buckman. 1918. Pal Ind. New Series 21 20

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