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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM6723 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Fontannesia luculenta Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Fontannesia luculenta Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1905): Holotype

Registration No. GSM6723
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1900
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 1" 312. Holotype.
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
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. 1905. Palaeont Soc.Mon. Inferior Oolite Supplement pl46.,figs4,5

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