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Fossil specimen : BGS Pe622 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Kosmoceras (Gulielmiceras) aff jason (Reinecke) LFS 1941
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Kosmoceras (Gulielmiceras) aff jason (Reinecke) LFS 1941 – See Buckman, SS (1924)

Registration No. Pe622
Collector British Geological Survey 1915
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - Coronatum Zone. Depth 602ft.
Country England
Locality Westbury Bh - Wiltshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Oxford Clay Formation
Biozone Coronatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) – Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (155.6 – 164.7 Ma B.P.)


Buckman, SS. 1924. Type Ammonites plCDLXXXVIII

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