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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM98602 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hoplites (Isohoplites) eodentatus Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hoplites (Isohoplites) eodentatus Casey

Registration No. GSM98602
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1960
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Band III
Country England
Locality Leighton Buzzard Bedfordshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Gault Formation
Biozone dentatus
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Amedio F. 1983. Bull Mim Soc Geol Normandie Mus Hause p.33-36 I fig 2a b

Casey. 1961. Palaeontology. 3 p.599 83 fig 4

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