Euhoplites proboscideus (J. Sowerby 1821)
a superb example from the Middle Albian (Lower Gault Clay) of Folkestone, Kent, UK
Catalogue No: F/A/0084/JKC
Site: Folkestone, KENT, UK
Family: HOPLITIDAE H Douvillé, 1890
Subfamily: HOPLITINAE H Douvillé, 1890
Species: Euhoplites proboscideus (J. Sowerby 1821)
Measurement : Diameter 33mm; width 21mm
Albian Stage: Middle Albian
Bed & Position: Bed V (Euhoplites lautus Zone; lautus/nitidus SubZone)
Preservation: Pyritised
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. 1925. A Monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault; Part VI. Palaeontographical Society London


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