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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32073 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pectinatites pyriticus Neaverson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pectinatites pyriticus Neaverson

Registration No. GSM32073
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hudleston 1920
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Kimmeridge Shale Works Dorset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Kimmeridge Clay Formation
Biozone pectinatus
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (152.1 – 157.3 Ma B.P.)


Arkell. 1933. Jurassic System p.447

Papers from Geol, Dept of Liverpool University. Ammonites from Upper Kimmeridge Clay p.17 I fig 4 A14

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