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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49279 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Peronoceras fibulatum (Sowerby, J de C.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Peronoceras fibulatum (Sowerby, J de C.) – See Buckman S (1926): Holotype

Registration No. GSM49279
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Whitby - N Yorks.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Fibulatum
Geological Age

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


Arkell, al. 1957. Treatise Mollusca p.253 286-2a,b

Buckman S. 1926. Type Ammonites DCLXXXIII

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