GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30922 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Deshayesites kiliani Spath
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Deshayesites kiliani Spath

Provenance
Registration No. GSM30922
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Morris 1874
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Deshayesi
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.325-326 pl XLIX fig 2

Spath. 1930. Ann Mag Nat Hist p.429 pl XV fig I

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