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Fossil specimen : OUM K.22586 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Calycoceras (Proeucalycoceras) picteti Wright & Kennedy, 1990
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Calycoceras (Proeucalycoceras) picteti Wright & Kennedy, 1990 – See Wright & Kennedy (1990): Holotype

Registration No. K.22586
Collector Kennedy, W.J.
Donor or Associated Person Kennedy, W.J. 1978
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Storridge Hill, Chardstock, Devon
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Chalk Group, Phosphatic remaniƩ fauna (Chalk Basement Bed)
Biozone Acanthoceras jukesbrownei
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.6 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)


WRIGHT, C.W. and KENNEDY, W.J. 1990. The Ammonoidea of the Lower Chalk. Part 3. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 144 (585), 219-294, pls 56-58. pp. 264 - 265, 276; text-fig. 113

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