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Fossil specimen : SM B 21299 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Scaphites diana Wright, 1979
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Scaphites diana Wright, 1979: Holotype

Scaphites diana Wright, 1979: Holotype

Scaphites geinitzi d'Orbigny

Registration No. B 21299
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Keeping, Henry (1827-1924)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Underwood Hall, Dullingham, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Rock
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Late Cretaceous Epoch (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)


Wright, C.W. 1979. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. 31 (3): p.304 pl.3 fig.15

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