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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48065 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Echinodermata

    Class Echinoidea

      Order Hemicidaroida

Fossil Name Hemicidaris purbeckensis Forbes
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Hemicidaris purbeckensis Forbes

Registration No. GSM48065
Collector old survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Middle Purbeck
Country England
Locality Durlston Bay - Swanage.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Cinder Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (145 – 152.1 Ma B.P.)


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