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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM56545 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Scarburgiceras) scarburgense (Young & Bird)
Type Status
Name History

Cardioceras (Scarburgiceras) scarburgense (Young & Bird) – See Spath, LF

Registration No. GSM56545
Collector Dewar & Graham (BGS) 1937
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - Quenstedtoceras (Vertumniceras) mariae subzone (lower part).
Country England
Locality London Brick Co's Quarry - Warboys - Hunts.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Oxford Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) – Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


Spath, LF. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain p.90 plVII.,fig11

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