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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37889 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Arrhaphoceras precoupei Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Arrhaphoceras precoupei Spath

Registration No. GSM37889
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Sharpe Coll 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Near Dorking Surrey
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Greensand Formation
Biozone substuderi
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)


Spath. Mon Pal Soc Gault Ammonites p.252 XXI fig 1a b

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