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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47153 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Glaucolithites lyditicus (Buckman S)
Type Status
Name History

Glaucolithites lyditicus (Buckman S)

Lydistratites lyditicus Buckman S

Registration No. GSM47153
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper lydite bed [Paravirgatitan lyditicus zone]Geno- holotype
Country England
Locality Barrel Hill Long Crendon Buckinghamshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Portland Group
Biozone glaucolithus
Geological Age

Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (145 – 152.1 Ma B.P.)


Arkell. 1933. Jurassic System p.514

Buckman. 1926. Type Ammonites p.14 CCCLIIIA

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