GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM12593 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sonninia simplex Buckman, SS.
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Sonninia simplex Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1892): Paratype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM12593
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1905
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is one of the larger specimens in the tray of varying sizes.
Location
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone discites
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1892. Palaeont Soc.Mon pl70.,fig4

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