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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM44494 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

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

Carneithyris norvicensis (Sahni)

Registration No. GSM44494
Collector No History
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Norwich, Norfolk
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 Nat Hist pl XXIV fig 5

Sahni. Mon Pal Soc pl IV fig 29

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