GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS Zm1752 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Cheloniceras (Epicheloniceras) eotypicum Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cheloniceras (Epicheloniceras) eotypicum Casey

Provenance
Registration No. Zm1752
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1954
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Criocerass beds (bottom course of concretions)
Location
Country England
Locality Whale Chine
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. 1962. Mon Palaeont Soc XXXIX fig 4a b c d

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