GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113170 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Oedania inflata Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Oedania inflata Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1904): Holotype

Registration No. GSM113170
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Cast only the original is in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Mass. No MCZ 2443.
Country England
Locality Dundry - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS. 1904. Inferior Oolite Ammonites - Mon Pal Soc plXXI.,figs13-15

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