GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 6138 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Plectoidothyris plicata (Buckman J.)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Plectoidothyris plicata (Buckman J.)

Terebratula plicata Buckman J. – See Buckman, S.S. (1899b): Undifferentiated Type

Terebratula plicata Buckman J. – See Davidson (1851)

Terebratula plicata Buckman J. – See Murchison, R.I. (1845): Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. J 6138
Collector Buckman, J.
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 Crickley Hill, Gloucestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Pea Grit
Biozone Murchisonae Hemera
Geological Age

Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (168.3 – 170.3 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, S.S. 1899 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xiii p.139

Davidson 1851. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i part iii p.60 pl. xii figs.2, 2 a-b

Murchison, R.I. 1845. Outline of the geology of the neighbourhood of Cheltenham new edition p.101 pl. vii figs.6 a-b appendix

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