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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM108869 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Terebratula abrupta Tate
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Terebratula abrupta Tate

Registration No. GSM108869
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person 52/63 52/7
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Lisburn Antrim N Ireland
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.)


Tate. 1865. QGJS p.41 5 fig 1a b

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