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Fossil specimen : OUM J.13381a, b – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pavlovia decipiens (Neaverson, 1924)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pavlovia decipiens (Neaverson, 1924) – See Arkell (1947): Holotype

Aposphinctoceras decipiens Neaverson, 1924 – See Pringle (1926): Holotype

Pavlovia decipiens (Neaverson, 1924) – See Neaverson (1925): Holotype

Aposphinctoceras decipiens Neaverson, 1924 – See Neaverson (1924): Holotype

Olcostephanus pallasianus (d'Orbigny, 1845) – See Healey (1904)

Provenance
Registration No. J.13381a, b
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckland, W.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments Specimen in 2 pieces
Location
Country England
Locality Chippinghurst, near Chiselhampton, 2½ miles south of Wheatley, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Kimmeridgian Clay Formation
Biozone Pavlovia pallasioides
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (150.8 – 155.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

ARKELL, W.J. 1947. The Geology of Oxford. Clarendon Press, 267 pp. p. 108

HEALEY, M. 1904. Notes on some Upper Jurassic ammonites, with special reference to specimens in the University Museum, Oxford : No. 1. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LX, 54-64, pls IX-XII. pp. 60, 62; pl. XII, figs 1, 2, text-fig. 3

NEAVERSON, E. 1924. The zonal nomenclature of the Upper Kimmeridge Clay. Geol. Mag., LXI, 145-151. p. 149

NEAVERSON, E. 1925. Ammonites from the Upper Kimmeridge Clay. University Press of Liverpool and Hodder & Stourton, London. 52 pp. pp. 26, 27

PRINGLE, J. 1926. The Geology of the Country around Oxford. Mem. Geol. Surv. England, 191 pp. 2nd Edition. p. 65

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