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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM70559 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hypacanthoplites milletioides Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hypacanthoplites milletioides Casey

Douvilleiceras milletioides Casey

Registration No. GSM70559
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1940
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Folkestone sands 6' below Gault
Country England
Locality Sandling Pit
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone regularis
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.432 LXXIV fig I

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