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Fossil specimen : SM J 18228 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Androgynoceras (Androgynoceras) maculatum var. Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Androgynoceras (Androgynoceras) maculatum var. Spath: Holotype

Androgynoceras maculatum var. leckenbyi Spath: Syntype

Androgynocerus heterogenes (Young & Bird)

Ammonites (Aegoceras) capricornus Schlotheim

Aegoceras capricornus (Schlotheim)

Provenance
Registration No. J 18228
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, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Margaritatus Bed
Biozone maculatum
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 (3):

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.16, 21, 36

Spath 1938. A catalogue of the ammonites of the Liassic family Liparoceratidae in the British Museum (Natural History) (4): pp.127, 128

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 (2): p.122

Wright, T. 1880 - 1882. Monograph on the Lias ammonites of the British Islands Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.368 (1882) pl. xxxiv figs.4-7 (1880)

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