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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47180 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Fissilobiceras phlyctaenodes Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Fissilobiceras phlyctaenodes Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1923): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47180
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is the second largest specimen in this tray.
Country England
Locality Sandford Lane - Sherborne.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone sowerbyi
Geological Age

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


Buckman, SS. 1923. Type Ammonites plCCCLXXXVII

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