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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM62444 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Gastrioceras branneroides Bisat
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Gastrioceras branneroides Bisat

Registration No. GSM62444
Collector Name not available 1940
Donor or Associated Person Simpson,HH
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 3' below G cancellatum band
Country Wales
Locality Minera Mill Nr Wrexham,Flintshire
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 1938 1939 Trans Leeds Geol Assoc V 5 p.332

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