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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47554 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Vaumegalites var Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Vaumegalites var Buckman S – See Buckman (1924): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47554
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman S 1926
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Bottom Bed Hard Brown
Country England
Locality Long Crendon Buckinghamshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Portland Group
Biozone pseudogigas
Geological Age

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


Arkell. 1933. Jurassic System p.512

Buckman S. 1924. Type Ammonites, Vol V p.512 pl.DXXXVI

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