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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37920 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Reticuloceras reticulatum (Phillips)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Reticuloceras reticulatum (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM37920
Collector Survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit R2. 1st Marine band above Helmshore Grit; late mut B Band.
Country England
Locality Stream - SE of Wittons Farm - Hall Wood - Longworth Valley - Egerton.
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 ]


Wright Summ Prog for 1925 1926 Wright 1926 ibid pp 194-5 p.1925 plxii.,fig6

Wright in 'Geology of Rossendale' Mem Geol Surv 1927 Wright 1927 ibid pp115-6 p.1927 plvi.,fig6

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