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Fossil specimen : BRSUG 216 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Coroniceras hyatti Donovan
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Coroniceras hyatti Donovan

Registration No. 216
Collector Fry, T.R.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By University of Bristol Geology Collection
Comments Listed under "Occurrence", therefore regarded as paratypes of new species hyatti
Country England
Locality Stowey Hill Quarry, Nr. Bishop Sutton, Somerset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Sinemurian, ?rotiforme subzone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Donovan, D.T., 1952. The Ammonites of the Blue Lias of the Bristol District. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 12 (5), pp. 629-752, Pls. 22-3

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