GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47840 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Procerites (Phaulozigzag) phaulomorphus (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Procerites (Phaulozigzag) phaulomorphus (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1926): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47840
Collector Buckman Collection. 1927
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Fuller's Earth. Note: there is a yellow slip to denote that 4 casts were made on 14.11.1972 but gives no indication as to where they are now?
Country England
Locality Grange Quarry - Broadwindsor - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Fuller's Earth Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. 1933. Jurassic System p.260

Arkell, WJ. 1957. Treatise p.315 398

Arkell, WJ. 1958. English Bathonian Ammonites - Mon.Palaeont Soc p.175-204 64.1

Buckman, SS. 1926. Type Ammonites pl643

Sturani. 1966. Boll.Soc.Pal. Italy p.45

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