Weymouth (BMNH coll.) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (50.6° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 41.2° N, 7.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Kimmeridge Clay Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1895. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History), Part III 1-544 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 131882: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 01.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Lepisosteiformes -
Lepidotus leedsi Woodward 1895 gar
BMNH P.6173, P.6173a-b, P.6174 (Damon coll.), 41964a-e (purchased 1870), 41178 (Egerton coll.),
Lepidotus palliatus Agassiz 1837 gar
BMNH 42364 (purchased 1870)