GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : OUM J.02969 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) stella Arkell, 1947
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) stella Arkell, 1947 – See Arkell (1947): Holotype

Registration No. J.02969
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Arkell, W.J., ex Tutcher, J.W. 1936
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments ? ST 9461
Country England
Locality ? Seend, Wiltshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Lower Calcareous Grit Formation
Biozone Cardioceras cordatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


ARKELL, W.J. 1947. A Monograph on the Ammonites of the English Corallian beds, part XII. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 333-350, pls LXXI-LXXIV. p. 333; pl. LXXIII, figs 4 a, b

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