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Fossil specimen : OUM J.02977 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Cuneicardioceras) bullingdonense Arkell, 1941
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Cuneicardioceras) bullingdonense Arkell, 1941 – See Arkell (1941): Holotype

Cardioceras sowerbyi Arkell, 1936 – See Arkell (1936)

Registration No. J.02977
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Industrial Schools Quarry, Cowley, Oxford
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Corallian Group, Avicula Bed
Biozone Perisphinctes plicatilis
Geological Age

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


ARKELL, W.J. 1936. The Ammonite Zones of the Upper Oxfordian of Oxford, and on the Horizons of the Sowerby's and Buckman's Types. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., XCII, 146-187. p. 167

ARKELL, W.J. 1941. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian Beds, part VII. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), lxxiii-lxxx, 217-238, pls XLVIII-LI. p. 230; pl. L, fig. 6

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