GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25609 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Wagnericeras suspensum (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Wagnericeras suspensum (Buckman, SS.) – See Morris & Lycett (1851): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM25609
Collector Lycett Collection. 1867
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite. Note: this specimen has quite a few labels with it: a green one denoting that a B&W photo was taken in Feb 1993; a yellow one denoting that 4 casts were made on 14.11.1972 but neither given any indication as to where the photo or casts are now!. Also a blue label listing the many publications.
Location
Country England
Locality Minchinhampton - Glos.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Arkell, WJ. 1933. Jurassic System p.275

Arkell, WJ. 1950. Survey of Great Oolite Mollusca p.94

Arkell, WJ. 1958. Bathonian Ammonites p.209 pl29.,fig8

Buckman, SS. 1922. Type Ammonites plCCCXLVI

Hahn. 1969. Jh.Geol.Landesamt. Baden-Wurttemberg p.66-68

Krystyn. 1972. Annln.Naturh.Mus. Wien p.280

Morris & Lycett. 1851. Mollusca of Great Oolite Series pl2.,fig4

Torrens, HS. 1969. Geol Mag p.70

Wetzel. 1966. Nenes Jahrb. Geol. Palaeont. Abh

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