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Fossil specimen : OUM J.04280 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Perisphinctes (Arisphinctes) kingstonensis Arkell, 1939
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Perisphinctes (Arisphinctes) kingstonensis Arkell, 1939 – See Arkell (1939): Syntype

Registration No. J.04280
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 Lamb Inn Quarry, Kingston Bagpuize, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Corallian Group, Arkell's Bed 6 (Trigonia Bed)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


ARKELL, W.J. 1939. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian Beds, part V. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 105-190, pls XIX-XL. p. 158; pl. XXXII, fig. 8

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