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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87556 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Neomicroceras commune Donovan
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Neomicroceras commune Donovan

Registration No. GSM87556
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Lias (raricostatum zone). 1" 236. Depth 468ft 6ins.
Country England
Locality Apley Barn Bh - Witney - Oxon.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (170.3 – 209.5 Ma B.P.)


Donovan DT 1966 Palaeontology Vol 9 p.313

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