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Fossil specimen : BGS JR550 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Bullatimorphites serpenticonus Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Bullatimorphites serpenticonus Arkell – See Arkell, WJ (1954): Holotype

Tulites subcontractus (Morris & Lycett)

Registration No. JR550
Collector British Geological Survey - Rhodes, John 1885
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Fuller's Earth Rock.
Country England
Locality Thornford - Dorset.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Rock Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. 1954. English Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont Soc p.111-112 38

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