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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31364 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites glabretus (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tulites glabretus (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1921)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM31364
Collector British Geological Survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite - White Limestone. Note: this tray is mostly medium-to-large ammonites and quite heavy.
Location
Country England
Locality Railway cutting - Bucknell / Ardley Wood - Oxfordshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Arkell, Richardson & Pringle. 1933. Proc Geol Assoc p.344

Arkell, WJ. 1952. Bathonian Ammonites p.100-102 32

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites p.52

Torrens, HS. 1967. Leicester Lit.Phil.Soc p.69

Available Images

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