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Journal of Micropalaeontology An open-access journal of The Micropalaeontological Society
J. Micropalaeontol., 12, 119-120, 1993
https://doi.org/10.1144/jm.12.1.119
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01 Aug 1993
An occurrence of Ammobaculites (Foraminiferida, Lituolacea) in the Purbeck Formation (late Jurassic-early Cretaceous) of Dorset, south-west England
Jon D. Radley Museum of Isle of Wight Geology, High Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight PO36 8AF, UK
Abstract. An influx of Ammobaculites cf. obliquus Loeblich & Tappan is documented from the late Jurassic-early Cretaceous Purbeck Formation of Dorset, south-west England. The foraminifera are interpreted as inhabitants of a dysaerobic, muddy, brackish lagoonal environment.

Citation: Radley, J. D.: An occurrence of Ammobaculites (Foraminiferida, Lituolacea) in the Purbeck Formation (late Jurassic-early Cretaceous) of Dorset, south-west England, J. Micropalaeontol., 12, 119-120, https://doi.org/10.1144/jm.12.1.119, 1993.
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