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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM83505 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Sudeticeras adeps Moore
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sudeticeras adeps Moore

Registration No. GSM83505
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Moore,EWJ 1949
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower carboniferous assoc.with Gty.multicameratum and S.ordinatum.P2.
Country England
Locality Dinckley
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Carboniferous Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Currie ED 1954 Trans Roy Soc Edin LXII 2 No 14 p.589 fig.7N

Moore EWJ 1950 Jour Manch Geol Ass II I pl.II,fig.5,pl.III,fig.13

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