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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM26059 – Neotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Amoeboceras serratum (Sowerby J)
Type Status Neotype
Name History

Amoeboceras serratum (Sowerby J)

Registration No. GSM26059
Collector survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ampthill Clay (derived)
Country England
Locality Lowestoft, Suffolk
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ampthill Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Arkell. 1937. Corallian Ammonites p.50

Salfeld H. 1915. Mon der Gattung Cardioceras Neum et Uhlig XVIII fig 1a-c

Spath. 1943. Geol Mag p.114

Sykes & Callomon. 1979. Palaeontology 22 p.853

Sykes & Surlyk. 1976. not known p.424

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