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Fossil specimen : BGS Zm1874 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Deshayesites forbesi var flexuosus Casey
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Deshayesites forbesi var flexuosus Casey

Registration No. Zm1874
Collector Casey Dr R
Donor or Associated Person Casey Dr R 1954
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Crackers
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Atherfield Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (112 – 125 Ma B.P.)


Casey. 1964. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.317 pl LIII fig 6

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