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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49298 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Xipheroceras binodulatum Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Xipheroceras binodulatum Buckman S

Registration No. GSM49298
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman,S 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Lyme Regis - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone planicosta
Geological Age

Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) – Hettangian Age (Jurassic Period) (182.7 – 201.3 Ma B.P.)


Buckman S 1927 Type Ammonites VI pl DCCVI A

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