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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37191 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Hyphoplites costosus Wright CW & EV
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Hyphoplites costosus Wright CW & EV

Provenance
Registration No. GSM37191
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Sharpe Collection 1910 – 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments [lower falcatus ]Chloritic Marl
Location
Country England
Locality Ventnor,Isle of Wight
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone varians
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Wright CW & EV. 1949. QJGS p.484 XXIX fig 7a b

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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/BGS/P858827.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P859413.JP2

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