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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM51290 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Sphenorhynchia plicatelloides Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sphenorhynchia plicatelloides Buckman S – See Buckman (1918): Holotype

Registration No. GSM51290
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tutcher ex Marshall Collection 1931
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Bajocian
Country England
Locality Ironshot Dundry Somerset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone sauzei
Geological Age

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


Buckman. 1918. Pal Ind. New Series 14 18

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