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Fossil specimen : BGS GK278 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Parkinsonia (Parkinsonia) subtilis Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Parkinsonia (Parkinsonia) subtilis Arkell – See Arkell, WJ (1956): Holotype

Registration No. GK278
Collector Kellaway, GA. - BGS 1938
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - Crackment Limestone.
Country England
Locality Trench - Ven House - Milborne Port - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1956. Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont.Soc p.152-154 pl18.,fig6 57,4

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