GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM4745 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Kepplerites (Kepplerites) tricophorus (Buckman S)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Kepplerites (Kepplerites) tricophorus (Buckman S)

Kepplerites (Kepplerites) tricophorus (Buckman S)

Ammonites gowerianus Sowerby J de C

Galilaeiceras tricophorum Buckman S

Provenance
Registration No. GSM4745
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Somerford Parva Malmesbury Wiltshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Kellaways Formation
Biozone calloviense
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (161.2 – 164.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman. 1922. Type Ammonites CCXCI

Spath. 1932. Meddr Gronland 87 p.95

Tintant. 1963. Publs Univ Dijon 29 p.90-96

Woodward HB. 1895. Jurrassic Rocks of Britain. Mem Geol Surv p.30

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