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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.2295 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Roloboceras hambrovi Forbes
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Roloboceras hambrovi Forbes

Cheloniceras hambrovi Forbes

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.2295
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone deshayesi
Geological Age

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


Casey. 1961. Mon Palaeont Soc p.179-180 pl XXXI fig 5 55a b 56

Forbes. 1845. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.354 pl XIII fig 4

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