GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47167 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites praeclarus (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tulites praeclarus (Buckman, SS.)

Tulophorites tulotus Buckman, SS. – See Buckman, SS (1921): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM47167
Collector Buckman Collection. 1924
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1924
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite - Bathonian - Subcontractus zone. Note: this specimen is in 2 pieces, note message on reverse of label "plast cast made and specimen sectioned at Sedgewick Museum, Cambridge 1950 for WJ Arkell." There is also a yellow label tod enote thatn another cast was made here on 14.11.2972 but gives no indication as to where it os now!
Location
Country England
Locality Trill - Thornford - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Subcontractus
Geological Age

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

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1921. Type Ammonites plate 369 a,b

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