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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47182A –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Thysanoceras cornucopia Young & Bird
Type Status
Name History

Thysanoceras cornucopia Young & Bird – See Buckman, S (1923)

Registration No. GSM47182A
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, S. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Remove
Country England
Locality North Nibley Knoll - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone variabilis
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S. 1923. Type Ammonites CCCXCI.C

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