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Fossil specimen : BGS GK276 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Procerites incognitus Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Procerites incognitus Arkell – See Arkell, WJ (1958): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GK276
Collector British Geological Survey 1938
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - Crackment Limestones. Parkinsoni convergens bed. Note: this is the largest specimen in this heavy tray. Also note; there is a green slip to denote that a photo of this specimen was taken in March 1992 but gives no indiation as to where it is now!
Location
Country England
Locality Trench - Ven House - Milborne Port - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone convergens
Geological Age

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

References
References

Arkell, WJ. 1958. English Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont Soc p.197-203 plXXVI.,fig5

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