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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113492 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Graphoceras flexile
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Graphoceras flexile

Ludwigella flexilus Buckman, SS. – See Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS (1904): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113492
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person ex Buckman, SS. 1904
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - Stoke Knap Building Stone. Note; this is a Cast only. UPDATE, 19.3.2010: Another cast with this number found in 480644 and yet there is label to say 1 of 2 casts was removed by Mr N Morton in Nov 1984? Original specimen in Museum of Comparative Zoology in Cambridge, Mass. MCZ No: 2582.
Location
Country England
Locality Stoke Knap - 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. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement p.88 pl19.,figs28-30

Available Images

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