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Fossil specimen : OUM J.02958 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Peltoceras (Peltomorphites) eugeniforme Arkell, 1943
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Peltoceras (Peltomorphites) eugeniforme Arkell, 1943 – See Sylvester-Bradley (1953)

Peltoceras (Peltomorphites) eugeniforme Arkell, 1943 – See Arkell (1943): Paratype

Registration No. J.02958
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Harland, W.B. 1939
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Small quarry in Lowdales, ½ mile up valley and in small valley to the north, Yorkshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Corallian Group, Passage Beds
Biozone Cardioceras cordatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


ARKELL, W.J. 1943. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian Beds, part IX. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), lxxxi-lxxxiv, 255-268, pls LVI-LX. p. 295; pl. LXVI, fig. 3

SYLVESTER-BRADLEY, P.C. 1953. A stratigraphical Guide to the fossil localities of the Scarborough District, 1. Scarborough Field Naturalist Soc., 19-48. p. 30

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