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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49959 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Orthida

Fossil Name Schizophoria hudsoni George TN
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Schizophoria hudsoni George TN

Registration No. GSM49959
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hudson, Dr.RGS. 1932
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit H Zone. Cayton Gill Beds.
Country England
Locality Cayton Gill - Old Quarry - Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (319 – 329 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


TN George Trans Leeds Geol Assoc Vol 5 pt i p39 text-fig 1a-c p.39 pti 1a-c

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