GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM72215 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Epivirgatites vulagaris Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Epivirgatites vulagaris Spath

Pavlovia (Lydistratites) vulgaris Spath

Provenance
Registration No. GSM72215
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Spath LF 1943
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Hounstout Dorset
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Portland Group
Biozone vulgaris
Geological Age

Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (145.5 – 150.8 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey R. 1969. Proc Geol Soc p.131

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