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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47569 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hoplikosmokeras spiculatum Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hoplikosmokeras spiculatum Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1925): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47569
Collector Buckman Collection. 1926
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1926
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - Coronatum Zone. Note: this is smallest specimen in this heavy tray of mostly large ones!
Location
Country England
Locality London Brick Co's Pit - Calvert - Bucks.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Oxford Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1925. Type Ammonites plDLXIV B

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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