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Fossil specimen : SM J 6474 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sonninia subspinosa Buckman S.
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Sonninia subspinosa Buckman S.: Paratype

Sonninia acanthodes Buckman S.: Syntype

Registration No. J 6474
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, Sydney Savory (1860-1929)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Stoford, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone concavum
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, S.S. 1887 - 1904. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.358 (1893) pl. xlix figs.8, 8 a-b, 9,9 a-c (1892), p.412 (1894)

Buckman, S.S. 1889 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xlv (1): p.658 pl. xxii figs.6-7, 23

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