GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM108212 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Deshayesites wiltshirei Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Deshayesites wiltshirei Casey

Provenance
Registration No. GSM108212
Collector Casey R
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1963
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ferruginoius sand Scaphites beds Bed 1
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey. 1964. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.306 LI fig 10

Melville RV. 1982. Hampshire Basin Regional Guide XI fig 4

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