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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113475 – Holotype

Taxonomy
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

Provenance
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). Note this is a Cast only. UPDATE: 19.3.2010. There is another Cast with this same number GSM 113475 in this tray 480644 although there is a blue label to say it was removed by Mr N Morton in Nov 1984. Original is in Museum of Comparative Zoology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. MCZ No: 2598.
Location
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

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

Available Images

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