GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113530 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hyattia bullifera Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hyattia bullifera Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1889): Holotype

Registration No. GSM113530
Collector ex J. Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. Coll 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Cast only, the Original specimen is in the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Massachusetts No: MCZ 2539. Label states 2 casts
Country England
Locality Birdlip - Gloucester.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone murchisonae
Geological Age

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


Original specimen fig'd by Buckman, SS. 1889. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement pl14.,figs1-2

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