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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25502 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ringsteadia anglica Salfeld
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Ringsteadia anglica Salfeld – See Salfeld (1917): Syntype

Registration No. GSM25502
Collector Blake & Hudleston Collection. 1875
Donor or Associated Person Blake & Hudleston. 1875
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian - pseudocordata zone. Note: this very large specimen is in tray 481201 (largest in the tray actually).
Country England
Locality Westbury - Wiltshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Pseudocordata
Geological Age

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


Cited & desc. by Salfeld. 1917. Palaeontographica p.76 pl XIII

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