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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM58060 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Perisphinctes (Ampthillia) ampthillensis Arkell
Type Status
Name History

Perisphinctes (Ampthillia) ampthillensis Arkell

Registration No. GSM58060
Collector museum
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Lincolnshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ampthill Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Arkell. 1935. Summ Prog Geol Surv Great Britain p.67

Arkell. 1947. Mon Pal Soc Corallian Ammonites p.360-361 LXXV fic 8a-c

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