GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 3295 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Quenstedtoceras (Eboraciceras) ordinarium (Bean-Leckenby)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Quenstedtoceras (Eboraciceras) ordinarium (Bean-Leckenby) – See Arkell, W.J. (1939c)

Eboraciceras ordinarium (Bean-Leckenby) – See Buckman, S.S. (1920): Holotype

Ammonites ordinarius Bean ms. – See Leckenby (1859)

Ammonites ordinarius Bean

Registration No. J 3295
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 Scarborough, Yorkshire?
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hackness 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 ??) p.174

Buckman, S.S. 1920. Yorkshire type ammonites vol. iii p.14 pl. clxxi figs.1-2

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv p.8

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