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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49286 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Vertebriceras) quadrarium Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Vertebriceras) quadrarium Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1926): Holotype

Registration No. GSM49286
Collector Buckman Collection. 1928
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - cardia subzone.
Country England
Locality Horton Brickyard - Horton-cum-Studley - Oxfordshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Oxford Clay Formation
Biozone cardia
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1936. Q.J.G.S p.176

Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.328-331 plLXX.,figs13a-c

Buckman, SS. 1926. Type Ammonites plDCXC

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