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Fossil specimen : BGS Zm1692 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sonneratia rotator Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sonneratia rotator Casey

Registration No. Zm1692
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1952
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Carstone near base
Country England
Locality Durnose near Bonchurch Isle of Wight
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone mammillatum
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Casey R. 1965. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.525 LXXXVII fig 6

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