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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM24914 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pseudolioceras compactile (Simspon)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pseudolioceras compactile (Simspon) – See Buckman, S (1911): Holotype

Registration No. GSM24914
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Peak - Yorks.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Striatulum
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S. 1911. Yorkshire Type Ammonites XLI A (41A)

Howarth, MK. 1962. Palaeontology p.121

Simpson, S. 1855. Fossils of the Yorkshire Lias p.75

Simpson, S. 1884. Fossils of the Yorkshire Lias. 2nd Edition p.110

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