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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47201B – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

Cardioceras (Cardioceras) cordatiforme (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1923): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47201B
Collector Buckman Collection. 1924
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian - Plicatilis [upper cordatum] zone. Note: there are 3 specimens together in this sample box: GSM 47201 + A & B in tray 481187.
Country England
Locality Cowley - near Industrial Schools - Oxford.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Plicatilis
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (155.6 – 161.2 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.217 plxxv

Buckman, SS. 1923. Type Ammonites plCDXX

Figured as 4721 by Arkell. 1941. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites plXLVIII.,figs5a-d

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