GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : OUM J.04261 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Perisphinctes (Arisphinctes) parandiformis Arkell, 1940
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Perisphinctes (Arisphinctes) parandiformis Arkell, 1940 – See Arkell (1940): Holotype

Registration No. J.04261
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 Stanford Pit, 1 mile north of Gainfield Farm, Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Pusey Flags Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


ARKELL, W.J. 1940. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian Beds, part VI. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), lxv-lxxii, 191-216, pls XLI-XLVII. pp. 191, 192; text-fig. 67

Available Images

High resolution photographs


3115 KB


1879 KB


1873 KB

Steroscopic photographs


4499 KB

View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

click image or here to close