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Fossil specimen : BGS Zm1727 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Tropaeum benstedi Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Tropaeum benstedi Casey

Registration No. Zm1727
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1950
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Boughton Group
Country England
Locality Skinner's Quarry
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hythe Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (112 – 125 Ma B.P.)


Casey. 1960. Mon Palaeont Soc p.37-39 III fig 3 11g

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