WKfsfp, Ford Place, Wrotham [Folkestone, Lower Greensand] (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.3° N, 0.3° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 7.1° E)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Douvilleiceras mammillatum ammonoid zone, Folkestone Formation (Lower Greensand Group), Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 109.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; glauconitic, phosphatic, sandy shale

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: R. Casey. 1961. The stratigraphical palaeontology of the Lower Greensand. Palaeontology 3(4):487-621 [M. Patzkowsky/K. Layou/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 1834: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Karen Layou on 09.06.1999, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
indet. sp. n. sp.
indet. sp. n. sp.
originally entered as "indet. sp. nov."
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
Discocyathus fittoni Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Hoplitidae
cf. Tetrahoplites subquadratus ammonite
originally entered as "Tetrahoplites cf. subquadratus"
Otohoplites sp. n. sp. Steinmann 1925 ammonite
"spp. nov." - originally entered as "Otohoplites spp. nov."
Otohoplites raulinianus d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
Sonneratia sp. n. sp. Bayle 1878 ammonite
"spp. nov." - originally entered as "Sonneratia spp. nov."
Sonneratia sp. Bayle 1878 ammonite
Sonneratia dutempleana d'Orbigny 1850 ammonite
Pseudosonneratia sp. n. sp. Spath 1925 ammonite
originally entered as "Pseudosonneratia sp. nov."
Pseudosonneratia sp. n. sp. Spath 1925 ammonite
"spp. nov." - originally entered as "Pseudosonneratia spp. nov."
Protohoplites archiacianus d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae
"Beudanticeras dupinianum" = Roberticeras dupinianum, "Beudanticeras newtoni" = Roberticeras newtoni, "Beudanticeras arduennense" = Roberticeras arduennense
"Beudanticeras dupinianum" = Roberticeras dupinianum d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
"Beudanticeras newtoni" = Roberticeras newtoni Casey 1961 ammonite
"Beudanticeras arduennense" = Roberticeras arduennense Breistroffer 1961 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Cleoniceratidae
Cleoniceras sp. Parona and Bonarelli 1897 ammonite
Cleoniceras inornatum Casey 1954 ammonite
Anadesmoceras sp. Casey 1954 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae
"Tegoceras mosense" = Tegoceras mosense, "Tegoceras gladiator" = Tegoceras mosense
"Tegoceras mosense" = Tegoceras mosense d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
"Tegoceras gladiator" = Tegoceras mosense d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Anisoceratidae
Protanisoceras acteon d'Orbigny 1850 ammonite
originally entered as "Protanisocears acteon"
 Ammonitida - Hamitidae
cf. Hamites praegibbosus Spath 1941 ammonite
originally entered as "Hamites cf. praegibbosus"
 Ammonitida - Douvilleiceratidae
Douvilleiceras monile Sowerby 1816 ammonite
"Douvilleiceras orbignyi" = Douvilleiceras inaequinodum Quenstedt 1849 ammonite
Douvilleiceras mammillatum Schlotheim 1813 ammonite
Bivalvia
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
"Inoceramus coptensis" = Birostrina coptensis, "Inoceramus salomoni" = Inoceramus (Actinoceramus) salomoni
"Inoceramus coptensis" = Birostrina coptensis Casey 1961 clam
"Inoceramus salomoni" = Inoceramus (Actinoceramus) salomoni d'Orbigny 1850 clam
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium orbiculare Sowerby 1817 scallop
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Exogyra sp. Say 1820 oyster
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
Nanonavis carinatus Woods 1899 clam
 Arcida - Cucullaeidae
Cucullaea glabra Parkinson 1811 clam
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
 Pholadida - Teredinidae
Terebrimya sp. Stephenson 1953 clam
Gastropoda
 Trochoidea - Turbinidae