GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM25481 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Pictonia densicostata Salfeld, Pringle, Kitchin
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pictonia densicostata Salfeld, Pringle, Kitchin – See Buckman, SS (1924): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM25481
Collector Museum Collection.
Donor or Associated Person No History.
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Kimmeridge Clay - baylei zone.
Location
Country England
Locality Ringstead Bay - Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Kimmeridge Clay Formation
Biozone Baylei
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (150.8 – 155.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman, SS. 1924. Type Ammonites pl533

Sykes & Callomon. 1979. Palaeontology p.857

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