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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM24468 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Derbyia gigantea Thomas I
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Derbyia gigantea Thomas I

Registration No. GSM24468
Collector No history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 47/42. Millstone grit, shell bed below Brimham Gritss.
Country England
Locality Hazel Hill - NE of Pateley Bridge, 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 ]


Thomas I 1910 Mem Geol Surv (Pal) Vol I pt 2 plate xiii fig 13 ibid p 122 p.122 ptxiii.,fig13

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