GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113496 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pseudographoceras literatum Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pseudographoceras literatum Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1899): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113496
Collector Buckman Collection
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is cast only, the original is in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Mass. No:MCZ 2594. Note: there is no name on the label for Locality so just entered Dorset until it can be checked out in Register.
Location
Country England
Locality Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS. 1899. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement pl19.,figs19-21

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