GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 6151 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Terebratulida

Fossil Name Terebratula shirburniensis Buckman S.
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

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

Terebratula sherbornensis Davidson ex Buckman ms. – See Davidson (1884): Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. J 6151
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, Sydney Savory (1860-1929)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Sherborne, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone Bradfordensis Hemera
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


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

Davidson 1884. British fossil Brachiopoda Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. v p.261 pl. xix figs.5, 5 a-b

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