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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.6721 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Radnorceras gen nov sp
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Radnorceras gen nov sp

Orthoceras dimidiatum Sowerby

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.6721
Collector n/k
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Radnor Forest
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ludlow Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (423.6 – 427.4 Ma B.P.)


Hewitt & Watkins 1980 N Jb Geol Pal Abh 106 p.115

Holland 1992 Geol Mag 129 p.123-124

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