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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM72972 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Eumorphoceras pseudobilingue
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Eumorphoceras pseudobilingue

Registration No. GSM72972
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Bisat, WS. 1945
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit - Upper Bowland Shales. E1.
Country England
Locality Little Mearley Clough,Pendle,Lancs
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bowland Shale Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Yeadonian Substage (Carboniferous Period) – Asbian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (319 – 337 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Visean Age ]


Bisat SW 1922 The Naturalist p 225 p.225 plxxv.,fig3

Moore EWJ 1946 Proc Yorks Geol Soc XXV pt vi plxxv fig3 plxxv.,fig3

Yates 1962 Palaeontology Vol 5 pt 3 pp379-475 p.379-475 plxxv.,fig3

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