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Fossil specimen : OUM J.04111 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Vertebriceras) altumeratum Arkell, 1946
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Cardioceras (Vertebriceras) altumeratum Arkell, 1946 – See Arkell (1946): Syntype

Registration No. J.04111
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 Wyke Regis, Fleet Shore, near Weymouth, Dorset
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Corallian Group, Red Nodule Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


ARKELL, W.J. 1946. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian beds, part XI. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 297-332, pls LXVII-LXX. pp. 329, 331; text-fig. 117 & figs 2 a - c

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