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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM83078 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Cretirhynchia robusta (Tate)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Cretirhynchia robusta (Tate)

Rhynchonella robusta (Tate)

Registration No. GSM83078
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Chalk
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Carrickfergus Northern Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Tate. 1865. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.42 5 fig 2

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