Euhoplites armatus, Spath 1928
an excellent example from the lowermost Late Albian (Upper Gault Clay) of Folkestone, Kent, UK


Catalogue No: F/A/0093/JKC
Site: Folkestone
Family: HOPLITIDAE H Douvillé, 1890
Subfamily: HOPLITINAE H Douvillé, 1890
Species: Euhoplites armatus, Spath 1928
Measurement : Diameter 52mm
Albian Stage: Late Albian (lowermost)
Bed & Position: Bed VIII (i) (Mortoniceras inflatum Zone; Dipoloceras cristatum SubZone) - lower "cristatum" nodule bed
Preservation: Phosphatised
Comments: Complete septate; superb specimen

a. Wright C. W. 1996. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology (Part L Mollusca 4 Revised) Volume 4: Cretaceous Ammonoidea

b. Spath L. F. 1928. A Monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault; Part VII. Palaeontographical Society London


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