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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47130 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Erycites sphaerioconicus Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Erycites sphaerioconicus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1922): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47130
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this specimen is in little round black box in 480633.
Country England
Locality Marston Road Quarry - Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone bradfordensis
Geological Age

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


Buckman, SS. 1922. Type Ammonites plCCCXV

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