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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37930 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

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

Reticuloceras reticulatum (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM37930
Collector Survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit R2. 2nd Marine band above Helmshore Grit, early mut Y band.
Country England
Locality Cheesden Brook - Ramsbottom - Lancs.
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 'Geology of Rossendale' Mem Geol Surv 1927 p.115-116

Wright 1925 1926 Summ Prog for 1925 1926 p.195

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