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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31904 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Kallirhynchia exalta Buckman, S.S.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Kallirhynchia exalta Buckman, S.S. – See Buckman, S.S (1918): Holotype

Registration No. GSM31904
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, S.S.
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Cornbrash.
Country England
Locality Blackthorn Hill - Bicester - Oxon.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Cornbrash
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, S.S. 1918. Mem.Geol.Surv.Pal.Ind. New Series p.224 pl XV., fig 21 a,c,d

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