GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 3296 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

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

Eboraciceras subordinarium Buckman – See Buckman, S.S. (1920): Holotype

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

Registration No. J 3296
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 Hackness Rock
Biozone lamberti
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 part xxiii pl. clxxii figs.1-2

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

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