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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM29407 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Gibbithyris turonica (Sahni)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Gibbithyris turonica (Sahni)

Registration No. GSM29407
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Murton & Holmes 1914
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Coulsdon Surrey
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Holaster planus
Geological Age

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


Not Known. Mon Pal Soc III fig 28 29 30

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