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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37326 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pleuroxyites pleurifer Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pleuroxyites pleurifer Buckman S – See Buckman SS (1924): Holotype

Registration No. GSM37326
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman SS 1925
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Burton Bradstock
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 SS. 1924. Type Ammonites 478

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