GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.7783 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Turrilites scutus Passey
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Turrilites scutus Passey

Turrilites wiesti Sharpe

Provenance
Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.7783
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Sharpe Collection 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Ventnor,Isle of Wight
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone varians
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Sharpe. 1857. Mon Pal Soc Cret Ceph p.67 27 fig 8

Wright. 1951. British Chalk Cephalopods Mon Pal Soc p.17

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