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Fossil specimen : SM B 1486 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Arrhaphoceras woodwardi (Seeley)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Arrhaphoceras woodwardi (Seeley)

Arrhaphoceras Whitehouse: Holotype

Ammonites woodwardi Seeley: Holotype

Registration No. B 1486
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)


Seeley, H.G. 1865 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xvi (1): p.236 pl. xi fig. 3

Spath 1928 a. A monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (4): pp. 256-257 text-figs. 85 a-c

Whitehouse 1927. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum vol ix, part i (3): p.109, footnote 3

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.125

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