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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38172 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Dufrenoyia furcata (Sowerby)
Type Status
Name History

Dufrenoyia furcata (Sowerby)

Registration No. GSM38172
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments wax infusion of inner whorls of Geol Soc Coll 2290
Country England
Locality Hythe Kent
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)


Casey. 1964. Mon Palaeont Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.340

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