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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM72009 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cravenoceras lirifer Hudson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cravenoceras lirifer Hudson

Registration No. GSM72009
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hudson, RGS. DSc. 1944
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit - Churnet Shales - E2.
Country England
Locality Upper Hulme - Stream near Hurdlow Farm - Goyt Syncline - N Staffs.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (319 – 329 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Hudson RGS 1946 Proc Yorks Geol Soc XXV plxxi.,figs1a,b

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