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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM57743 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Procerites wattonensis Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Procerites wattonensis Arkell – See Arkell, WJ (1958): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM57743
Collector Selwyn-Turner Collection. 1934
Donor or Associated Person Selwyn-Turner, J. 1934
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Fuller's Earth - Wattonensis Beds. Note: this is a very heavy tray.
Location
Country England
Locality Cliff - Eype Mouth - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Arkell, WJ. 1958. English Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont Soc p.196 plXXVII.,fig2 69.9

Muir-wood. 1935. Great Oolite Brachiopoda Mon Palaeont Soc p.34

Available Images

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