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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31364 – Holotype

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)

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.
Country England
Locality Railway cutting - Bucknell / Ardley Wood - Oxfordshire.
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, 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

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