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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47830 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) delicatum (Buckman, SS)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) delicatum (Buckman, SS)

Cardioceras delicatum (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1925): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47830
Collector Buckman Collection. 1927
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian - Upper Cordatum Zone.
Country England
Locality Cowley - near Industrial Schools - Oxford.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Cordatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.220-225

Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites plXLIX.,figs6a,b

Buckman, SS. 1925. Type Ammonites plDCXXX

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