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Fossil specimen : OUM J.16770 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ammonites pectinatus Phillips, 1871
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ammonites pectinatus Phillips, 1871 – See Phillips (1871): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J.16770
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
Comments Arkell, 1956, states that holotype is lost & selects J.16771 as neotype
Location
Country England
Locality Shotover, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Pectinatus Sand Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

PHILLIPS, J. 1871. Geology of Oxford and the Valley of the Thames. Clarendon Press, Oxford, xxiv + 523 pp., diagrs I-CCVII. p. 331; pl. XV, fig. 17

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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