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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM32518 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Callihoplites variabilis Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Callihoplites variabilis Spath

Registration No. GSM32518
Collector Cunnington 1875
Donor or Associated Person D 45/18
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Devizes - Wilts. [1" maps border 282 & 266].
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Greensand Formation
Biozone auritus
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.9 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Spath LF. Mon Pal Soc Gault Ammonites p.202 XVIII fig 2

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