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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113178 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Brasilia (Manselia) subacuta (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Brasilia (Manselia) subacuta (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1899): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113178
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 species is the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge Massachusetts No: MCZ 2482. Also note: label says 2 copies but I only see this one.
Location
Country England
Locality Symondsbury - Bridport - 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 plXIII.,figs4-6

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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