GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37310 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sonninites celans Buckman, SS.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sonninites celans Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1924): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM37310
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1925
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: this is one of the largest specimens in this tray.
Location
Country England
Locality near Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone sauzei
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1924. Type Ammonites plCDLXI

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