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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113458 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Braunsina cornigera Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Braunsina cornigera Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1904): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113458
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is a Cast only, the original is in the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Massachusetts No: MCZ 2606. Also note: blue slip says 1 of 2 casts was removed by Dr N Morton Nov 1984.
Location
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone murchisonae
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. 1904. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement pl20.,fgis4-6

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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