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Fossil specimen : SM B 42181 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Beudanticeras sphaerotum (Seeley)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Beudanticeras sphaerotum (Seeley): Holotype

Ammonites sphaerotus Seeley

Ammonites sphaerotus Seeley: Undifferentiated Type

Ammonites sphaerotus Seeley [nom. nud.]

Provenance
Registration No. B 42181
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Hunstanton, Norfolk, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Red Chalk
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Seeley, H.G. 1864 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xiv (1): p.276

Seeley, H.G. 1866. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xvii (2): p.175

Spath, L.F. 1923. A monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (4): p.53 pl. iii figs.1 a-b

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 (3): p.124

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