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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7112 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Maenioceras molarium apertum Foord & Crick
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Maenioceras molarium apertum Foord & Crick

Goniatites globosus Munster

Registration No. GSM7112
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person R.A.Godwin-Austen 1849
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Newton Bushel,Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Devonian (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mid Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (382.7 – 393.3 Ma B.P.)


Foord & Crick 1897 Cat Foss Ceph BM(NH) p.126 fig.59

Foord & Crick 1897 Cat Foss Ceph BM(NH) p.126 fig.59

House 1963 Q J G S Vol 119 p.5

Whidborne 1890 Mon Dev Fauna Pt 2 p.68 pl.5,fig.12

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