GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM47828 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) expositum (Buckman, SS.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cardioceras (Scoticardioceras) expositum (Buckman, SS.) – See Buckman, SS (1926): Holotype

Registration No. GSM47828
Collector Buckman Collection. 1927
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1927
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian - upper coprdatum zone. Note: there is a little round black sample box alongside this specimen with "Part of MSG 47828" written on it.
Country England
Locality Cowley - near Industrial Schools - Oxford.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Cordatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (155.6 – 161.2 Ma B.P.)


Arkell, WJ. 1941. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites plL.,figs4a-d

Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites p.225-226

Buckman, SS. 1926. Type Ammonites plDCXXVIII A-B

Scan Viewer
Rotate Zoom