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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM108157 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Deshayesites grandis var lacertosus Casey
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Deshayesites grandis var lacertosus Casey

Registration No. GSM108157
Collector Casey R
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1963
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ferruginous Sand bed 3 Scaphites
Country England
Locality West of Whale Chine
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. 1964. Palaeont Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.309 XLIV fig 4

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