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Fossil specimen : SM J 6358 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Leioceras opalinum (Reinecke)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Leioceras opalinum (Reinecke) – See Senior (1971)

Cypholioceras opaliniforme Buckman S. – See Buckman, S.S. (1899a): Syntype

Lioceras opalinum (Reinecke) – See Buckman, S.S. (1888)

Provenance
Registration No. J 6358
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
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Haresfield Hill, Gloucestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone Opaliniformis Hemera
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman, S.S. 1888. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs section vii p.35 pl. xiii figs.1-2

Buckman, S.S. 1899 a. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs p. xlv supplement pl. x fig.4

Senior 1971. Palaeontology vol. 14 pp.108, 111 pl.13 fig.3

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