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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47144 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

Tulites (Rugiferites) rugifer (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1923): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47144
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 2 casts were made on 14.11.1972 but gives no indication as to their whereabouts now!
Location
Country England
Locality Troll or Trill Quarry - Thornford - 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.204 pl13.,fig1

Arkell, WJ. 1957. Treatise Mollusca p.292 fig 348

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites p.46

Buckman, SS. 1923. Type Ammonites plCCCXXXVIII A

Hahn. 1971. Jb.Geol.Landesamt. Baden-Wurttemberg p.80-81

Roman. 1938. Ammonites jurassiques et cretacees p.204

Stephanov. 1963. Trudove Varkhu Geol Bulgariya p.180

Available Images

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