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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48498 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Carneithyris ornata (Sahni)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Carneithyris ornata (Sahni)

Registration No. GSM48498
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person HBW 418
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Thorpe Norwich
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.)


Asgaard U. 1975. Bull Brit Mus Nat Hist (Geol) p.331 4 fig 11

Not Known. Monograph Pal Soc IV 28 X 22

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