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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM85848 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Farnhamia farnhamensis Casey
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Farnhamia farnhamensis Casey

Registration No. GSM85848
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1953
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Folkestone beds 80-90ft below Gault
Country England
Locality Coxbridge Pit Farnham Surrey
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Loamy Folkestone Beds
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Casey R. 1954. Journ Wash Acad Sci p.109 figs 4a b

Casey. 1965. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand LXXVII fig 2

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