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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47549 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Benedictites hochstetteri (Oppel)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Benedictites hochstetteri (Oppel) – See Buckman, SS (1924)

Registration No. GSM47549
Collector Buckman Collection. 1926
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1926
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Cornbrash - Discus Zone.
Country England
Locality Fairford - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Cornbrash Formation
Biozone Discus
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) – Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, SS. 1924. Type Ammonites plDXXIII

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