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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47209 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Chartonithyris microtrypa (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Chartonithyris microtrypa (Buckman S)

Terebratula microtrypa (Buckman S) – See Buckman (1901): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47209
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments in Blue Marl
Country England
Locality Horethorne Downs
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone discitae
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1901. Proc Cotteswold Club XIII 3

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