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Fossil specimen : SM J 5567 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Goliathiceras (Pachycardioceras) magnacanthum Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Goliathiceras (Pachycardioceras) magnacanthum Arkell: Holotype

Ammonites cordatus var. excavatus Sowerby

Registration No. J 5567
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Scarborough, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ball Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (155.6 – 161.2 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, W.J. 1947 c. A monograph on the ammonites of the English corallian beds Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.337 text-fig.120(2) pl. lxxi figs.4 a-b

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