GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2398 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Echioceras borcale Buckman S
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Echioceras borcale Buckman S – See Gethy (1973): Holotype

Echioceras borcale Buckman S – See Buckman (1913)

Provenance
Registration No. GSE2398
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Raasay,Inverness-shire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone raricostatum
Geological Age

Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) – Hettangian Age (Jurassic Period) (182.7 – 201.3 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Buckman SS. 1913-1919. Type Ammonites, Vol 2 p.96

Gethy TA. 1973. University of Kansas Palaeontological Contributions Paper 63 pl.2 fig 1

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