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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM17938 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Endemoceras danfordi Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Endemoceras danfordi Spath

Lyticoceras sp nov

Registration No. GSM17938
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Danford 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Hauterivian Speeton Series Zone 2
Country England
Locality Speeton - North Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Cretaceous Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Early Cretaceous Epoch (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 145 Ma B.P.)


Danford CG. 1906-1908. Proc Yorks Geol Soc XIII 6 6a

Spath LF. 1904. Geol Mag p.75

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