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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47162 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Protogrammoceras argutum (Buckman SS)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Protogrammoceras argutum (Buckman SS)

Registration No. GSM47162
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Middle Lias (spinatum zone). 1" 312.
Country England
Locality South Petherton - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Buckman SS 1923 Type Ammonites Vol VI (as Argutarpites aruguts SSB) plateCCCLXIII

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