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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM51329 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Cheniothyris latifrons Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cheniothyris latifrons Buckman S – See Buckman (1918): Holotype

Registration No. GSM51329
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tutcher JW Coll 1931
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Vinney Cross - Bridport - 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. 1918. Pal Ind. New Series 21 25

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