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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49315 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sphaeroceras globus Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sphaeroceras globus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1927): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM49315
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1929
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Frogden Quarry - Oborne - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Blagdeni/bajocense
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1927. Type Ammonites plDCCXXV

Available Images

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