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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113483 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cypholioceras vitiosum Buckman, SS.
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Cypholioceras vitiosum Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1899): Syntype

Registration No. GSM113483
Collector Ex Buckman Collection 1906
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is a Cast only. Orignal is in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Mass. No: MCZ 2521.
Country England
Locality Standish Beacon - Gloucester.
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. 1899. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement p.44 pl5.,figs1-2

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