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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM108000 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Vectisites subvolgensis (Casey)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Vectisites subvolgensis (Casey)

Chobriceras (Epichelericeras) subvolgense Casey

Registration No. GSM108000
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Gardner K 1962
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ferruginous Sands Upper Crioceras beds
Country England
Locality Whale Chine Atherfield Isle of Wight
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Casey. 1962. Mon Pal Soc p.254-255 88D E

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