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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM12554 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Depaoceras hamatum Buckman, SS.
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Depaoceras hamatum Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1904): Paratype

Registration No. GSM12554
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1905
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this specimen only has old piece of paper - needs proper label with more information.
Country England
Locality Halfway House - Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone concava
Geological Age

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


Buckman, SS. 1904. Mon Pal Soc - Inferior Oolite Ammonites plLXXXIX

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