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Fossil specimen : SM J 24670 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites calvus (Buckman S.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tulites calvus (Buckman S.): Holotype

Madarites calvus Buckman

Registration No. J 24670
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Troll, Thornford, Dorset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Rock
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, W.J. 1952 a. Monograph of the English Bathonian ammonites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.99 text-fig.31

Buckman, S.S. 1921. Yorkshire type ammonites (1): p.46 pl. xxviii

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