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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113475 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Graphoceras (Platygraphoceras) carbatinum
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Graphoceras (Platygraphoceras) carbatinum – See Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS (1904)

Platygraphoceras carbatinum Buckman, SS.: Holotype

Registration No. GSM113475
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite (Fossil bed). Casts only. Original is in Museum of Comparative Zoology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. MCZ No: 2598.
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS. 1904. - No Title given pl20.,figs19-21

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