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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47163 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Wheatleyites tricostulatus Buckman S
Type Status
Name History

Wheatleyites tricostulatus Buckman S

Registration No. GSM47163
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Paravirgatitan
Country England
Locality Wheatley Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Kimmeridge Clay Formation
Biozone wheatleyensis
Geological Age

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


Cope. 1978. Palaeontology p.482

Neaverson. 1925. Not Known p.9-10

Not Known. Type Ammonites CCCLXV

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