GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47091 –

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Bifericeras biferum (Quenstedt)
Type Status
Name History

Bifericeras biferum (Quenstedt)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47091
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, S. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Lias (oxynotum zone, bifer subzone).
Location
Country England
Locality Canard's Grave, Shepton Mallet.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (171.6 – 203.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman S 1918 Type Ammonites Vol 11 plate CXXIV

Scan Viewer
Rotate Zoom