GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM17822 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Dichatomites typicus Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Dichatomites typicus Spath

Dichatomites sp nov

Provenance
Registration No. GSM17822
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Danford 1906
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Speeton Series Zone D2 base b Valanginian
Location
Country England
Locality Speeton - North Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Cretaceous Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Early Cretaceous Epoch (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 145.5 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Danford CG. 1906-1908. Proc Yorks Geol Soc X fig 2 2a

Spath LF. 1924. Geol Mag 5

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