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Fossil specimen : YORYM YORYM : YM 700 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ammonites vernoni Young and Bird, 1828
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ammonites vernoni Young and Bird, 1828

Registration No. YORYM : YM 700
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Yorkshire Museum
Country England
Locality Scarborough
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Oxford Clay
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Jurassic Period (Jurassic Period) (145 – 201.3 Ma B.P.)


YOUNG, G. & BIRD, J.. 1828. A Geological Survey of the Yorkshire Coast: describing the strata and fossils occurring between the Humber and the Tees, from the German Ocean to the Plain of York. (2nd edit.), iv + 368 pp., 17 pls. Whitby.

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