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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM6724 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

Fontannesia luculenta Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1891): Paratype

Registration No. GSM6724
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1900
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 1" 312. Paratype.
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. 1891. Palaeont Soc.Mon. Inferior Oolite Supplement pl47.,figs10,12

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