GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 3283 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Quenstedtoceras (Quenstedtoceras) damoni (von Nikitin) Buckman
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Quenstedtoceras (Quenstedtoceras) damoni (von Nikitin) Buckman

Quenstedtoceras (Quenstedtoceras) leachi (Sowerby J.)

Vertumniceras damoni (Nikitin)

Ammonites vertumnus Leckenby (Bean ms.): Paratype

Registration No. J 3283
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Gristhorpe Bay, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Kellaways Rock
Biozone vertumnus
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, W.J. 1939 c. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xcv (error for vol. xvc ??) (3): p.168

Buckman, S.S. 1918 c. Yorkshire type ammonites ii part xvi no. 116 (2): pl. cxvib figs.1-2

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv (1): p.9

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