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Fossil specimen : OUM E.00575 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Nautilida

Fossil Name Solenocheilus cyclostomus (Phillips, 1836)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Solenocheilus cyclostomus (Phillips, 1836) – See Foord (1891): Syntype

Nautilus cyclostomus Phillips, 1836 – See Phillips (1836): Syntype

Registration No. E.00575
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Phillips, J., ex Gibson, S.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality High Green Wood, near Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mississippian Subperiod (Carboniferous Period) (323.2 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


FOORD, A.H. 1891. Catalogue of the fossil Cephalopoda in the British Museum (Natural History), part II - Nautiloidea. printed by order of the Trustees, London, 407 pp. p. 173

PHILLIPS, J. 1836. Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire, or a description of the Strata and organic remains, part II - The Mountain Limestone district. John Murray, London, 253 pp., pls I-XXV. p. 232; pl. XXII, fig. 26

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