GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM114730 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Peregrinoceras rosei Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Peregrinoceras rosei Casey – See Casey, R (1973): Holotype

Registration No. GSM114730
Collector Casey, Dr, R. [BGS] 1961 – 1964
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Mintlyn Beds - albidum zone (excavated material).
Country England
Locality King's Lynn By-Pass - Church Farm - Norfolk.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Mintlyn Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Berriasian Age (Cretaceous Period) (133.9 – 145 Ma B.P.)


Casey, R. 1973. The Ammonite Succession at the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary in eastern England. in Casey, R & Rawson, PF (edit) The Boreal Lower Cretaceous p.256 pl10.,figs2a,b 6i

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