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Fossil specimen : OUM J.16020 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ammonites brooki J. Sowerby, 1818
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ammonites brooki J. Sowerby, 1818 – See J. Sowerby (1818): Holotype

Registration No. J.16020
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 Lyme Regis, Dorset
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Lias Group, Lower Lias
Biozone Caenisites brooki
Geological Age

Sinemurian Age (Jurassic Period) (189.6 – 196.5 Ma B.P.)


SOWERBY, J. 1818. The mineral conchology of Great Britain. Volume II (33). Printed by B. Meredith, London, pp. 195-210, pls CLXXXVII-CXCII. p. 203; pl. CXC

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