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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2418 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Echioceras scoticum Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Echioceras scoticum Buckman S – See Buckman (1913): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSE2418
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Raasay,Inverness-shire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone raricostatum
Geological Age

Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) – Hettangian Age (Jurassic Period) (183 – 199.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman S. 1913-1919. Yorks Type Ammonites, Vol 2 p.96

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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