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Fossil specimen : OUM K.04463 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Protacanthoceras tuberculatum devonense Wright & Kennedy, 1980
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Protacanthoceras tuberculatum devonense Wright & Kennedy, 1980 – See Wright & Kennedy (1980): Paratype

Registration No. K.04463
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 Humble Point, Devon
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Pinnacles Member, Bed C of Cenomanian Limestone
Biozone Calycoceras guerangeri
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.9 – 100.5 Ma B.P.)


WRIGHT, C.W. and KENNEDY, W.J. 1980. Origin, evolution and systematics of the dwarf acanthoceratid Protacanthoceras Spath, 1923 (Cretaceous Ammonoidea). Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist., Geology, 34 (2), 65-107. p. 76

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