GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS Z2306 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cheloniceras quadrarium Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cheloniceras quadrarium Casey

Cheloniceras aff cornuelianum (d'Orbigny)

Provenance
Registration No. Z2306
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lamplugh 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Jeat's Quarry Hythe Kent
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Hythe Formation
Biozone Consobrinoides
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (112 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey. 1962. Mon Pal Soc p.227-229 XXXVIII figs 10a b

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