GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47777 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Witchellia glauca Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Witchellia glauca Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1925): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47777
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: Yellow Slip denotes that 1 cast was made 14.11.1972 but no mention of where it is?
Location
Country England
Locality Frogden Quarry - Oborne - Somerset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Laeviuscula
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1925. Type Ammonites plDXCIV

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