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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25312 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Dumortieria moorei (Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Dumortieria moorei (Lycett) – See Lycett, J (1857): Holotype

Registration No. GSM25312
Collector Lycett Collection 1867
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Frocester Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone moorei
Geological Age

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


Buckman, S. 1891. Palaeont Soc.Mon 44 9

Dean, WT, Donovan, DT & Howarth, MK. 1961. Bulletin BM (NH) Geol 74 5

Donovan. 1954. Supplement to Mon Lias Amms - Palaeont Soc p.50

Lycett, J. 1857. Cotteswold Hills 1 7

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