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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47096 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Beaniceras costatum
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Beaniceras costatum

Registration No. GSM47096
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman,S 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Hewletts Road - Cheltenham - Glos.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone centaurus
Geological Age

Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) – Hettangian Age (Jurassic Period) (183 – 199.6 Ma B.P.)


Buckman S 1919 Type Ammonites II pl CXXIII

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