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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30979 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Surites (Bojarkia) stenomphalus (Pavlov)
Type Status
Name History

Surites (Bojarkia) stenomphalus (Pavlov) – See Casey, R (1973)

Registration No. GSM30979
Collector No History
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Spilsby Sandstone - stenomphalus zone.
Country England
Locality North Willingham - Lincs.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Spilsby Sandstone Formation
Biozone Stenomphalus
Geological Age

Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (133.9 – 152.1 Ma B.P.)


Casey, R. 1973. The Ammonite Succession at the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary in eastern England. in Casey, R & Rawson, PF (edit) The Boreal Lower Cretaceous p.250 pl8.,fig3 6b

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