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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47851 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pectinatites nasutus
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pectinatites nasutus

Keratinites nasutus (Buckman S)

Pectinatites (Pectinatites) cornutifer

Registration No. GSM47851
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S ex Buckman BJ 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Wheatley Sands
Country England
Locality Wheatley Oxfordshire
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

Buckman S. 1926. Type Ammonites DCLXIV

Cope. 1978. Palaeontology p.475

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