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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48496 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Gibbithyris seafordensis
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Gibbithyris seafordensis

Registration No. GSM48496
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Seaford Cliff Sussex
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (66 – 100.5 Ma B.P.)


Not Known. 1925. Ann Mag p.373 XXVI fig 2 2a b

Not Known. Monograph Pal Soc IV fig 17 18 19

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