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Fossil specimen : BGS RO7630 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Asturoceras romanum sp nov Riley NJ
Type Status
Name History

Asturoceras romanum sp nov Riley NJ

Registration No. RO7630
Collector Survey - Riley, Nick. 1976 – 1984
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sabden Shales basal leaf of Ct edalense band E2b1. 1" = 67
Country England
Locality Saleswheel - River Ribble.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (313 – 326.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


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