GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BGS Zu4458 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Harpoceras falcifer (Sowerby J )
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Harpoceras falcifer (Sowerby J )

Provenance
Registration No. Zu4458
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Baldwin, SA. (July 1982) 1982
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Lias - Lower Toarcian [Whitbian] (falcifer zone). [Cast of Holotype]
Location
Country England
Locality Ilminster - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (171.6 – 203.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman SS 1928 Type Ammonites Vol 7 (original specimen fig'd) pl 764

Dean WT Donovan DT & Howarth MK 1961 Bull Brit Mus (Nat Hist) Geol Vol 4 No 10 (Original specimen fig'd) pl72.,figs2a,b

Sowerby J 1820 Min Conch of Gt Britain Vol 3 (original specimen fig'd) p.99 pl254.,fig2

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P821040.JP2

2593 KB

/BGS/P835193.JP2

3458 KB

/BGS/P835196.JP2

1340 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P823357.JP2

3307 KB

/BGS/P835537.JP2

4173 KB


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

3D Scans

1: /BGS/ZU_4458

Download as zipped Wavefront .obj file (ZIP 4593 KB)

Download as zipped Polygon File Format .ply file (ZIP 1227 KB)

View 3D file in browser

3D Browser Viewer requires a web browser able to display HTML5 canvases. Internet Explorer 9+, Firefox, Opera, Chrome, and Safari support this. Note that Internet Explorer 8 and earlier versions do not support this functionality.

Download 3D scans as either PLY or OBJ files. Please see our list of 3D software downloads if you do not have software to open these files.



click image or here to close