GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM X 29101 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Emileia dundriensis Callomon & Chandler, 2006
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Emileia dundriensis Callomon & Chandler, 2006 – See Chandler, R.B. et al. (2006): Holotype

Registration No. X 29101
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality South Main Road Quarry, Dundry, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bed 9a (base of), Inferior Oolite
Biozone trigonalis
Geological Age

Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (168.3 – 170.3 Ma B.P.)


Chandler, R.B. et al. 2006. Chandler, R.B., Callomon, J.H., King, A., Jeffreys, K., Varah, M., & Bentley, A. 2006. The stratigraphy of the Inferior Oolite at South Main Road Quarry, Dundry, Avon. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 117, 345-375. p.371; fig.7.1

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