GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38394 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Glyptarpites glyptus Buckman SS
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Glyptarpites glyptus Buckman SS

Provenance
Registration No. GSM38394
Collector British Geological Survey 1921
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Lias (serpentinum zone, jalcifer subzone, base or top of exaratum 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 1927 Type Ammonites Vol VII Plate DCCXL

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