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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113515 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Welschia rustica Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Welschia rustica Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1899): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113515
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is cast only, the original is in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Mass. No:MCZ 2532.
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. 1899. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement p.52 pl4.,figs16-18

Available Images

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