GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : SM J 18225 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Apoderoceras aculeatum (Simpson)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Apoderoceras aculeatum (Simpson)

Apoderoceras decussatum (Simpson)

Ammonites decussatus Simpson: Holotype

Eoderoceras (Eoderoceras) aculeatum (Simpson)

Coeloceras leckenbyi (Wright)

Ammonites (Aegoceras) leckenbyi Wright

Aegoceras leckenbyi Wright: Syntype

Ammonites decussatus Simpson

Provenance
Registration No. J 18225
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire, OTHER LOCALITY GIVEN:, Lyme Regis, Dorset, OTHER LOCALITY GIVEN:, Whitby, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Lias
Biozone bispinigerum
Geological Age

Early Jurassic Epoch (Jurassic Period) (175.6 – 199.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Donovan, D.T. 1954. Synoptic supplement to T. Wright's 'Monograph on the lias ammonites of the British Islands'(1878-86) Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4):

Donovan, D.T. 1954. Synoptic supplement to T. Wright's 'Monograph on the lias ammonites of the British Islands'(1878-86) Palaeontographical Society Monographs (5): pp.15, 22, 35

Howarth 1962. Palaeontology vol. v (6): p.109

Howarth 1962. Palaeontology vol. v (7): p.109 pl.16 figs.1 a-b

Simpson, M. 1843. A monograph of the Ammonites of the Yorkshire Lias (7): p.25

Simpson, M. 1855. The fossils of the Yorkshire Lias 1st edition (7): p.63

Simpson, M. 1884. The fossils of the Yorkshire Lias 2nd. edition (and 1942 3rd. ed.) (7): p.95

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (3): p.123

Wright, T. 1880 - 1882. Monograph on the Lias ammonites of the British Islands Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.344 (1882) pl. xxx figs.4-7 (1880)

Available Images


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.



click image or here to close