GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48482 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tulites mustela Arkell
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tulites mustela Arkell – See Arkell, WJ (1954): Holotype

Tulites madarus Buckman, SS. – See Richardson, L (1929)

Registration No. GSM48482
Collector Richardson Collection. 1928
Donor or Associated Person Richardson, L. 1928
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Oolite - White Limestone. Note: this is quite a heavy tray with a variety of medium to large specimens.
Country England
Locality Quarry - NW by W of Salperton Church - Cheltenham - Glos. [1" maps border 217 & 235]
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1954. Bathonian Ammonites p.103 pl12.,fig1

Richardson, L. 1929. Moreton in Marsh Memoir p.119

Torrens, HS. 1969. Geol Mag p.69

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