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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37238 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Patagiosites griffithi (Sharpe)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Patagiosites griffithi (Sharpe)

Ammonites griffithii

Provenance
Registration No. GSM37238
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Ordnance survey of Ireland Por
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments White Limestone Campanian see Portlock pg 408
Location
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Co Derry Northern Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Matsumoto. 1954. Mems fac Scienc eKyushu University. D p.82

Sharpe. 1854. Foss Moll of the Chalk Cephalopoda Mon Pal Soc p.28 XI fig 3a b

Sharpe. 1957. Foss Moll of the Chalk Cephalopoda Mon Pal Soc p.48 XXII fig 2a b c

Spath LF. 1922. Trans Roy Soc S Africa p.122 V

Wright. 1951. British Chalk Cephalopods Mon Pal Soc p.19

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