GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM113486 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ludwigella casta Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ludwigella casta Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1904): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM113486
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is a Cast only, the original is in the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Massachusetts No: MCZ 2588. Also note: blue slip says 1 of 2 casts was removed by Dr N Morton Nov 1984.
Location
Country England
Locality Stoke Knap - 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. 1904. Inferior Oolite Ammonites Supplement p.89 pl20.,figs31-33

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