GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 3289 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Longaeviceras longaevum (Bean)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Longaeviceras longaevum (Bean) – See Buckman, S.S. (1919a): Lectotype

Quenstedtoceras longaevum (Bean) – See Buckman (1913)

Ammonites longaevus Bean ms.

Ammonites lamberti Sowerby J. – See Leckenby (1859)

Ammonites longaevus (Bean)

Ammonites longaevus Bean ms.

Registration No. J 3289
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 Castle Rock, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Kellaways Rock
Biozone athleta
Geological Age

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


Buckman 1913. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxix pp.154, 164

Buckman, S.S. 1919 a. Yorkshire type ammonites ii part xviii p. xiv no.121 pl. cxxia figs.1-2

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv p.11

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