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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49969 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cravenoceratoides stellarum (Bisat)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cravenoceratoides stellarum (Bisat)

Registration No. GSM49969
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hudson, RGS. & Bisat, WS. 1932
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit - E2.
Country England
Locality Westfield Farm - Gill Beck - Cowling - Yorks.
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 ]


Bisat WS 1932 Trans Leeds Geol Ass; V pl11.,fig1

Hudson RGS 1946 Proc Yorks Geol Soc XXV p.380 plxxi.,fig9

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