Herne Bay (P. Marsden collection) (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

Where: Kent, United Kingdom (51.4° N, 1.1° E: paleocoordinates 46.8° N, 1.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: London Clay Formation, Ypresian (56.0 - 47.8 Ma)

• Lower London Clay with Balanocrinus subbasaltiformis

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; poorly lithified claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by P. Marsden; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: G. F. Elliott. 1954. New Brachiopoda from the Eocene of England, France and Africa. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Twelfth Series 7:721-728 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190868: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.12.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Cancellothyrididae