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Fossil specimen : SM B 35297 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hyphoplites falcatus var. interpolatus Wright & Wright
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Hyphoplites falcatus var. interpolatus Wright & Wright: Paratype

Hyphoplites falcatus var. interpolatus Wright & Wright ms.

Hyphoplites falcatus (Mantell)


Registration No. B 35297
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Wiltshire
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Ventnor, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Marl
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Wright, C.W. & Wright, E.V. 1949 for 1948. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. civ (4): p.485 pl. xxx fig.6

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