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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47179 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Procerites costulatosus (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Procerites costulatosus (Buckman S)

Phanerosphinctes costulatosus (Buckman S)

Registration No. GSM47179
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman SS 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Rly cutting - Bradford Abbas - 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.)


Arkell WJ. 1958. Eng Bathonian Ammonites Mon Pal Soc p.185-265 XXI 8

Buckman SS. 1923. Type Ammonites 386

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