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Fossil specimen : SM B 11129 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Paracrioceras occultum (Seeley)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Paracrioceras occultum (Seeley) – See Rawson, P.F. (1975)

Paracrioceras occultum (Seeley) – See Rawson, P.F. (1975)

Paracrioceras occultum (Seeley) – See Spath (1924a)

Crioceras occultus Seeley – See Woods, H. (1891)

Crioceras occultus Seeley – See Seeley, H.G. (1865b): Holotype

Registration No. B 11129
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cookson, Dr. G.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Heacham, Norfolk, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Snettisham Clay
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Barremian Age (Cretaceous Period) (126.3 – 130.8 Ma B.P.)


Rawson, P.F. 1975. Palaeontology vol. 18 p.275 text-figs.1a,b

Rawson, P.F. 1975. Palaeontology vol. 18 p.275 text-figs 1 a-b

Seeley, H.G. 1865 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xvi p.246 pl. x figs.1 a, b, c

Spath 1924 a. Geological Magazine vol. 61 p.79

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 p.126

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