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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM1879 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Diploceras equicostatum Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Diploceras equicostatum Spath

Registration No. GSM1879
Collector Price Collection 1886
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Folkestone
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Gault Formation
Biozone lautus – nitidus
Geological Age

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


Spath. Mon Pal Soc Gault Ammonites p.364 XXXII fig 11a b

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