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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47523C – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Chatwinothyris symphitico (Sahni)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Chatwinothyris symphitico (Sahni)

Registration No. GSM47523C
Collector Name not available
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 Belemnitella mucronata
Geological Age

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


Not Known. Monograph Pal Soc X fig 13

Unknown. 1925. Ann Mag XXIII fig 7

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