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Fossil specimen : SM J 3309 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hecticoceras (Putealiceras) puteale (Leckenby)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hecticoceras (Putealiceras) puteale (Leckenby) – See Arkell, W.J. (1939c)

Putealiceras puteale (Leckenby) – See Buckman, S.S. (1922): Holotype

Hecticoceras puteale (Bean-Leckenby) – See Buckman (1913)

Ammonites putealis (Bean ms.) Leckenby – See Leckenby (1859): Holotype

Registration No. J 3309
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, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Castle Rock, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hackness Rock
Biozone vertumnus
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, W.J. 1939 c. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xcv (error for vol. xvc ??) p.164

Buckman 1913. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxix p.153

Buckman, S.S. 1922. Yorkshire type ammonites vol. iv pl. ccxcvii figs.1-3

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv p.11 pl. ii figs.3 a-c

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 p.124

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