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Fossil specimen : BGS Zm1408 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Otohoplites guersanti (d'Orbigny)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Otohoplites guersanti (d'Orbigny)

Registration No. Zm1408
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1946 – 1951
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Buckland Sand & Silica Co.'s Pit Colley Lane Reigate Surrey
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone puzosianus
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.507-508 LXXXVI fig 4

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