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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7682 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Indosphinctes (Elatmites) lobatus (Buckman SS 1922)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Indosphinctes (Elatmites) lobatus (Buckman SS 1922)

Perisphinctes pseudaurgerus Siemiradzki

Proplanulites lobatus Buckman S

Registration No. GSM7682
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S 1902
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Rampisham - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Kellaways Formation
Biozone calloviense
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


Buckman Ss. 1922. Type Ammonites CCCXXX

Mangold C. 1970. Docum Lab Geol Fac Sci Lyon. 41 (Fasc 2) p.113-116 83

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