GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM31620 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Harpoceras falcifer (Sowerby J )
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Harpoceras falcifer (Sowerby J )

Provenance
Registration No. GSM31620
Collector British Geological Survey 1921
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Lias (falcifer subzone).
Location
Country England
Locality Barrington Quarry - Ilminster - Somerset.
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 SS 1926 Type Ammonites Vol VI Plate DCLXXXII

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