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Fossil specimen : OUM J.04064 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Goliathiceras (Goliathiceras) gorgon Arkell, 1943
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Goliathiceras (Goliathiceras) gorgon Arkell, 1943 – See Arkell (1943): Paratype

Registration No. J.04064
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Old OUM Collection; ? Buckland, W.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Marcham, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Perisphinctes plicatilis
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. 256; pl. LIX, figs 8 a, b

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