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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47568 –

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Peltomorphites hoplophorus Buckman, SS.
Type Status
Name History

Peltomorphites hoplophorus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1925)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47568
Collector Buckman Collection. 1926
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1926
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - Upper Mariae or Martini Subzone. Note: this is a large specimen. Only 3 large specimens in this very heavy tray 481074.
Location
Country England
Locality Jordan Cliff - Weymouth - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
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

Arkell, WJ. 1940. Mon Pal Soc Corallian Ammonites plXX

Buckman, SS. 1925. Type Ammonites plDLXIV B

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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