GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM117747 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Deshayesites euglyphus Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Deshayesites euglyphus Casey

Provenance
Registration No. GSM117747
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Reading University
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Lobster Bed
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Atherfield Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (113 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey R. 1964. Mon Pal Soc Ammonoidea of the Lower Greensand p.336-337 pl LII fig 2a b

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