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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47109 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites tula Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tulites tula Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1921): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47109
Collector Buckman Collection. 1924
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite - Fuller's Earth Rock.
Country England
Locality Milborne Wick - Somerset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. 1933. Jurassic System p.257

Arkell, WJ. 1952. Bathonian Ammonites p.98 22

Arkell, WJ. 1957. Treatise Mollusca p.292 349, 6

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites p.45

Buckman, SS. 1922. Type Ammonites plCCLXIX

Roman. 1938. Ammonites jurassiques et cretacees p.203 pl18.,fig193

Stephanov, J. 1963. Trudove Varkhu Geol Bulgariya p.180

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