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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47140 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Seimiradzkia (Planisphinctes) planilobus (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Seimiradzkia (Planisphinctes) planilobus (Buckman S)

Registration No. GSM47140
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S Collection 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Burton Bradstock
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Formation and Frome Clay Formation (Undifferentiated)
Biozone zigzag
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Arkell WJ. 1958. English Bathonian Ammonites p.230-235 XXXIII fig 7

Buckman SS. 1922. Type Ammonites CCCXXVII

Sturani C. 1966. Boll.Soc.Palaeont Ital p.39-40

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