GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 3284 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Quenstedtoceras (Quenstedtoceras) spatiatum (Buckman)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Quenstedtoceras (Quenstedtoceras) spatiatum (Buckman) – See Arkell, W.J. (1939c)

Vertumniceras spatiatum Buckman – See Buckman, S.S. (1918b): Holotype

Ammonites vertumnus Leckenby (Bean ms.) – See Leckenby (1859): Paratype

Registration No. J 3284
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 Not available
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 ??) p.169

Buckman, S.S. 1918 b. Yorkshire type ammonites ii part xvi p. xiv no.116 pl. cxvic

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv p.9

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