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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7915 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sonninia browni (Sowerby, J.)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Sonninia browni (Sowerby, J.) – See Sowerby, J de C

Registration No. GSM7915
Collector Firth Collection
Donor or Associated Person Firth, CB. 1902
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is "Cast of Type".
Country England
Locality Dundry - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone sauzei
Geological Age

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


Original specimen fig'd by Sowerby, J. Mineral Conchology pl263.,figs4,5

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