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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30371 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Sagitticeras) sagitta (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Sagitticeras) sagitta (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman (1920): Holotype

Registration No. GSM30371
Collector Museum Collection.
Donor or Associated Person No History
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Oxford Clay - lower cordatum subzone (s.l.)
Country England
Locality Weymouth Backwater - Dorset.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Oxford Clay Formation
Biozone cordatum
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1941. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.332-333 plxxix

Arkell, WJ. 1946. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites plLXX.,figs15a,b

Fig'd & Des'd Buckman. 1920-1921. Type Ammonites p.19 plCCLX

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