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Fossil specimen : BGS Ca444 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hypacanthoplites shepherdi Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hypacanthoplites shepherdi Casey

Provenance
Registration No. Ca444
Collector survey 1948
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Cox Bridge Pit Farnham Surrey
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Loamy Folkestone Beds
Biozone tardefurcata
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey R. 1965. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.452 LXXVI fig 2

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