GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25312 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Dumortieria moorei (Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Dumortieria moorei (Lycett) – See Lycett, J (1857): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM25312
Collector Lycett Collection 1867
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Frocester Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone moorei
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, S. 1891. Palaeont Soc.Mon 44 9

Dean, WT, Donovan, DT & Howarth, MK. 1961. Bulletin BM (NH) Geol 74 5

Donovan. 1954. Supplement to Mon Lias Amms - Palaeont Soc p.50

Lycett, J. 1857. Cotteswold Hills 1 7

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