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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32147 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Toxoceratoides proteus
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Toxoceratoides proteus

Tonohamites proteus (Spath)

Hamites sp

Registration No. GSM32147
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person no history
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Lympne Kent
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone martini
Geological Age

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


Casey. 1960. Mon Palaeont Soc X fig 2

Spath LF. 1930. Mag Nat Hist p.461 XVI fig 7

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