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Fossil specimen : SM J 6379 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Lucya cavata Buckman S.
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Lucya cavata Buckman S.

Lucya cavata Buckman S.: Undifferentiated Type

Lioceras concavum var. v-scriptum Buckman S.: Syntype

Ammonites concavus Sowerby J.

Registration No. J 6379
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 Bradford Abbas, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite (fossil bed part)
Biozone Discitae Hemera (presumably)
Geological Age

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


Buckman, J. 1881. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxvii (1): p.60 fig.1

Buckman, S.S. 1888 - 1889. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.68 (1889) pl. ix figs.1-4 (1888)

Buckman, S.S. 1902. Emendations of Ammonite Nomenclature (3): p.4

Buckman, S.S. 1904. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p. lxxvi

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