GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32016 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Vermisphinctes vermiformis Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Vermisphinctes vermiformis Buckman S

Vermisphinctes vermiformis Buckman S – See Buckman SS (1920): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM32016
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Buckman SS 1923
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Sherborne,Dorset
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone parkinsoni (s.l.)
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman SS. 1920. Type Ammonites 162

Treatise. p.314 393 396

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