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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30460 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Kepplerites (Gowericeras) gowerianus (Sowerby J)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Kepplerites (Gowericeras) gowerianus (Sowerby J)

Gowericeras ventrale Buckman S

Provenance
Registration No. GSM30460
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Chippenham Wiltshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Kellaways Formation
Biozone koenigi
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (161.2 – 164.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman. 1922. Type Ammonites CCLXXXVIII

Meledina. 1977. see publication slip with specimen p.175

Spath. 1932. Medd om Gronland p.89

Tintant. 1963. Les Kosm du Call Inf et Moyen d'Eur occ p.110

Available Images

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/BGS/P824817.JP2

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/BGS/P826119.JP2

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