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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47143 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites (Rugiferites) rugifer (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Tulites (Rugiferites) rugifer (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1922): Paratype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47143
Collector Buckman Collection. 1924
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Fuller's Earth Rock. Note: there is a yellow slip with this specimen denoting that 3 casts were made on 14.11.1972 but gives indication as to their whereabouts now!
Location
Country England
Locality near Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Rock Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Arkell, WJ. 1954. Bathonian Ammonites p.104 pl13.,fig6

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites p.46

Buckman, SS. 1922. Type Ammonites plCCCXXXVIII

Available Images

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