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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49318 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Nomodactylites temperatus Buckman SS
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Nomodactylites temperatus Buckman SS – See Buckman S (1927)

Registration No. GSM49318
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Lias - bifrons zone (s.l.)Type is Genoholotype
Country England
Locality Whitby - N Yorks.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Bifrons
Geological Age

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


Buckman S. 1927. Type Ammonites DCCXXXI

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