GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM B 26803 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Tamarella bonneyi (Keeping)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tamarella bonneyi (Keeping) – See Owen, E.F. (1965): Holotype

Waldheimia bonneyi Keeping – See Keeping (1883): Holotype

Registration No. B 26803
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Davidson 1883. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v p.247 pl. xviii figs.9 a, b

Keeping 1883. The fossils and palaeontological affinities of the Neocomian deposits of Upware and Brickhill p.129 pl. vii figs.4 a-c

Owen, E.F. 1965. Some Lower Cretaceous terebratelloidea Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. xi p.59

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 p.67

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