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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48489 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Neoliothyrina obesa (Sahni)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Neoliothyrina obesa (Sahni)

Registration No. GSM48489
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Lollard's Pit
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Belemnitella mucronata
Geological Age

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


Not Known. 1925. Ann Mag Nat Hist 23 fig 8

Not Known. Monograph Pal Soc IX fig 21

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