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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47764 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Brasilia platus Buckman, SS.
Type Status
Name History

Brasilia platus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1925)

Planifastiges platus (Buckman, SS.)

Registration No. GSM47764
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is the largest specimen in this tray. Also note; can't find Ambers Knoll on the GDi.
Country England
Locality Ambers Knoll - 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. 1925. Type Ammonites plDLXXIX

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