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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM24688 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Prorsisphinctes meseres Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Prorsisphinctes meseres Buckman S – See Buckman S (1923): Holotype

Registration No. GSM24688
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S 1910
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Vitney Cross - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone parkinsoni (s.l.)
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Buckman S. 1923. Type Ammonites 446

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