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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM26790 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Derbyia hindi Thomas I
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Derbyia hindi Thomas I

Registration No. GSM26790
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hind, W. 1914
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit. 500 ft below third grit.
Country England
Locality Congleton Edge - Staffordshire.
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 figs 9 10 also text-fig 9 p 119 ibid p 120 p.119-120 plxiii.,figs9,10 9

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