GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47558 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Parkinsonia (Durotrigensia) vermicularis (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Parkinsonia (Durotrigensia) vermicularis (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1925): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47558
Collector Buckman Collection. 1926
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1926
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Fuller's Earth - Scroff Bed - zigzag zone.
Country England
Locality Burton Bradstock - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Formation
Biozone zigzag
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1956. Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont.Soc p.150 57 (3)

Buckman, SS. 1925. Type Ammonites plDXLVII

Available Images

View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

click image or here to close