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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM51289 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhactorhynchia impar Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rhactorhynchia impar Buckman S – See Buckman (1918)

Registration No. GSM51289
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tutcher Collection 1931
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Dundry,Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone garantiana
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1918. Pal Ind. New Series 14 15

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