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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25620 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Bullatimorphites bullatimorphus (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Bullatimorphites bullatimorphus (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1922)

Registration No. GSM25620
Collector Lycett Collection. 1867
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite Series - top of White Limestone.
Country England
Locality Tiltups End - Nailsworth - Glos.
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 & Donovan. 1952. Q.J.G.S. London p.241

Arkell, WJ. 1954. Bathonian Ammonites p.107-110 24

Arkell, WJ. 1957. Treatise Mollusca p.292 349.5

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites p.47

Buckman, SS. 1922. Type Ammonites plCCLXXV

Cox & Arkell. 1950. Survey of Great Oolite Mollusca p.92

Hahn, W. 1971. Jb.Geol.Landesamt. Baden-Wurttemberg p.96

Lycett, J. 1863. Supplement to Great Oolite Mollusca pl31.,fig1

Roman. 1938. Ammonites jurassiques et cretacees p.204

Stephanov, J. 1963. Trudove Varkhu Geol Bulgariya p.181

Torrens, HS. 1967. Trans.Leic.Lit.Phil.Soc

Torrens, HS. 1969. Geol Mag p.68

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