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Fossil specimen : SM H 4132 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Agoniatites fulguralis (Whidborne)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Agoniatites fulguralis (Whidborne) – See House, M.R. (2002): Lectotype

Agoniatites fulguralis (Whidborne)

Goniatites fulguralis Whidborne – See Whidborne (1890): Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. H 4132
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whidborne, George Ferris (1845-1910)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Lummaton Quarries, St. Mary Church, Torquay, Devon, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Devonian
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mid Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (382.7 – 393.3 Ma B.P.)


House, M.R. 2002. Devonian (Givetian) goniatites from Wolborough, Barton and Lummaton, South Devon. Geoscience in south-west England, 10, 281-292. p. 289; pl. 1A-C, figs 1B, C.

Whidborne 1890. A monograph of the Devonian fauna of the south of England Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i p.59 pl.v figs.4,4a

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