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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113484 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cypholioceras opaliniforme Buckman, SS.
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Cypholioceras opaliniforme Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1899): Paratype

Registration No. GSM113484
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 2525.
Country England
Locality Haresfield Hill - Gloucester.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
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.47 pl10.,figs1-4

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