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Fossil specimen : BGS IPS739 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Gastrioceras cf lineatum Wright
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Gastrioceras cf lineatum Wright

Homoceratoides fortelirifer Ramsbottom

Registration No. IPS739
Collector survey 1953
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments R2,R superbilingue
Country England
Locality Rocher End Brook,Bradfield Church,Yorkshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Reticuloceras superbilingue
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Ramsbottom 1958 Bull Geol Surv No 15 p.29 pl.II,figs4

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