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Fossil specimen : SM J 39071 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Coroniceras forficatum (Strickland ms. Buckman)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Coroniceras forficatum (Strickland ms. Buckman): Holotype

Ammonites forficatus Strickland

Registration No. J 39071
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 Eckington, Worcestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Lias
Biozone Rotiformis Hemera
Geological Age

Sinemurian Age (Jurassic Period) (190.8 – 199.3 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, S.S. 1906. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xv (2): p.249 pl. xi figs.8-9

Murchison, R.I. 1844. Outline of the geology of the neighbourhood of Cheltenham edition 2 (1): p.104

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