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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27607 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ludwigia (Ancolioceras) carinifera (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status
Name History

Ludwigia (Ancolioceras) carinifera (Buckman, SS.)

Registration No. GSM27607
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1912
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - upper Opalinum zone = Ancolioceras horizon, passage to Murchisonae zone. Also note: this is Cast of Type only.
Country England
Locality Mapperton - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Opalinum
Geological Age

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


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