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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM44491 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Carneithyris subpentagonalis Sahni
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Carneithyris subpentagonalis Sahni

Registration No. GSM44491
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Bunbury Sir E H
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Norwich
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.)


Asgaard U. 1975. Bull Brit Mus Nat Hist (Geol) p.327 pl 17 fig 3

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