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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM82973 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Protohoplites (Protohoplites) michelinianus var costatus Casey
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Protohoplites (Protohoplites) michelinianus var costatus Casey

Registration No. GSM82973
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1946 – 1948
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Sandling Junction Sandpit
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Folkestone Formation
Biozone mammillatum
Geological Age

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


Casey. 1965. Mon Palaeont Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.485 LXXX fig 2

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