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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32036 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hammatoceras cappucinum Buckman, S.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hammatoceras cappucinum Buckman, S. – See Buckman, S (1921): Holotype

Registration No. GSM32036
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, S. 1923
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this specimen is in 3 pieces: 1 larger and 2 smaller parts.
Country England
Locality Railway cutting - Cole - near Bruton - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Dispansum
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S. 1921. Type Ammonites CCVI A

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