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Fossil specimen : OUM J.16381 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Chamoussetia funifera (Phillips, 1829)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Chamoussetia funifera (Phillips, 1829) – See Callomon & Wright (1989): Holotype

Ammonites funiferus Phillips, 1829 – See Phillips (1829): Holotype

Registration No. J.16381
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Phillips, J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Hackness, North Yorkshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Hackness Rock
Biozone Peltoceras athleta
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (161.2 – 164.7 Ma B.P.)


CALLOMON, J.H. and WRIGHT, J.K. 1989. Cardioceratid and kosmoceratid ammonites from the Callovian of Yorkshire. Palaeontology, 32 (4), 799-836. pp. 814 - 816; pl. 92, figs 4 a - c

PHILLIPS, J. 1829. Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire; or, a description of the Strata of the Yorkshire Coast, part 1. Thomas Wilson and Sons, York. xvi + 192 pp., 14 pls. pp. 142, 189; pl. VI, fig. 23

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