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Fossil specimen : SM J 6561 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

Sonninia marginata Buckman S.: Paratype

Registration No. J 6561
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
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone concavum
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S.S. 1887 - 1904. A monograph of the ammonites of the Inferior Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.321 pl. lxiv figs.1-3 (1892), p.407

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