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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM26806 – 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. GSM26806
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hind, W. 1914
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit, shell-bed below Brimham Grits.
Country England
Locality Near 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 p 121 text-fig 10 a-c ibid p 123 p.121 pt2 10a,b,c

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