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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47843 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Perisphinctes (Dichotomosphinctes) ouatius (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status
Name History

Perisphinctes (Dichotomosphinctes) ouatius (Buckman, SS.)

Otosphinctes ouatius Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1926)

Registration No. GSM47843
Collector Buckman Collection. 1927
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian - Plicatilis [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 plXVIII.,figs5a-g

Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.93

Buckman, SS. 1926. Type Ammonites plDCXLIX

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