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 Cast only, the original is in the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Massachusetts No: MCZ 2588.
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) (166.1 – 174.1 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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