GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32011 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Masckeites densus Buckman, SS.
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Masckeites densus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1920)

Registration No. GSM32011
Collector Buckman Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1923
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: there is a yellow slip to denote that 3 casts were made 20.7.1973 but no indication of where they are? Genoholotype.
Country England
Locality Clatcombe - Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Humphriesianum
Geological Age

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


Buckman, SS. 1920. Type Ammonites plCLII

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