Clandown, near Radstock (BGS collection) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: Somerset, United Kingdom (51.3° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 38.5° N, 6.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Jamesoni (189.6 - 183.0 Ma)

• Jamesoni zone to Ibex zone (valdani subzone) in plate captions, but Jamesoni zone only in text description of R. elevata.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BGS

Primary reference: D. V. Ager. 1958. A Monograph of the British Liassic Rhynchonellidae, Part II 51-84 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 159290: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 30.07.2014

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Taxonomic list

 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
Rimirhynchia elevata n. sp., "Rimirhynchia rimosiformis" = Rimirhynchia anglica
Rimirhynchia elevata n. sp. Buckman 1917
"Rimirhynchia rimosiformis" = Rimirhynchia anglica Rollier 1917