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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31878 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Rhynchonellida

Fossil Name Rhactorhynchia brevis Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rhactorhynchia brevis Buckman S

Registration No. GSM31878
Collector Buckman S
Donor or Associated Person Name not available 1922
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tournaisian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (346.7 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


Buckman. 1918. Pal Ind New Series 14 6

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