GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM B 1517 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Callihoplites cratus (Seeley)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Callihoplites cratus (Seeley) – See Spath (1928a): Lectotype

Ammonites cratus Seeley – See Seeley, H.G. (1865b): Syntype

Provenance
Registration No. B 1517
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Seeley, H.G. 1865 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xvi p.240 pl. xi fig. 2

Spath 1928 a. A monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i p.222 text figs. 71 a-c

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 p.122

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