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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM108195 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Defrenoyia scalata Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Defrenoyia scalata Casey

Registration No. GSM108195
Collector Casey Dr R
Donor or Associated Person Casey Dr R 1963
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ferruginous Sands Group VII 10ft above base
Country England
Locality 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. Mon Palaeont Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.386-387 pl LXVI fig 1a b

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