GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BRSUG 212 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Coroniceras hyatti Donovan
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Coroniceras hyatti Donovan

Registration No. 212
Collector Fry, T.R. 1920 – 1929
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By University of Bristol Geology Collection
Comments There are two specimens with this number in the collection, both from same locality, one marked D174, the other D169 - Donovan's numbers. D174 was already in type colln.
Country England
Locality Bed 18, Keelings Lime Works Quarry, Keynsham, Nr. Bristol
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Sinemurian: Bucklandi zone: Rotiforme subzone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Sinemurian Age (Jurassic Period) (190.8 – 199.3 Ma B.P.)


Donovan, D.T., 1952. The Ammonites of the Blue Lias of the Bristol District. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 12 (5), pp. 629-752, Pls. 22-3

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