Cheltenham, Witchelia bed (USNM coll) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (51.9° N, 2.1° W: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 8.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Bajocian (170.3 - 168.3 Ma)

• Middle Inferior Oolite, Witchelia Bed

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: G. A. Cooper. 1983. The Terebratulacea (Brachiopoda) Triassic to Recent: a study of the brachidia (loops). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 50:1-290 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135489: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 27.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Lobothyrididae
Tubithyris wrighti Davidson 1852