GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM46264 –

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Ringsteadia pseudocordata (Blake & Hudleston)
Type Status
Name History

Ringsteadia pseudocordata (Blake & Hudleston) – See Blake & Hudleston (1877)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM46264
Collector Hudleston Collection. 1975
Donor or Associated Person Presented by Raisin, Miss CA. 1920
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallian (Ironstone). Pseudocordata [anglica] zone. Note: this is a large specimen and is held in heavy tray 481200.
Location
Country England
Locality Westbury - Wiltshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Pseudocordata
Geological Age

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

References
References

Arkell, WJ. 1936. Q.J.G.S p.149-150

Arkell, WJ. Mon Pal Soc - Corallian Ammonites plxv

Blake & Hudleston. 1877. Q.J.G.S p.392 pl13.,fig1

Buckman, SS. 1924. Type Ammonites plDLX A&B

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