GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38016 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Vermidactylites vermis (Simpson)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Vermidactylites vermis (Simpson)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM38016
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 - 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 VI Plate LXVIII.A

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