Hamites rotundus Sowerby 1814
a superb example from the Middle Albian (Lower Gault Clay) of Folkestone, Kent, UK
Catalogue No: F/A/0065/JKC
Site: Folkestone, KENT, UK
Superfamily: TURRILITACEAE Gill, 1871
Family: HAMITIDAE Gill, 1871
Species: Hamites rotundus Sowerby, 1814
Measurement : Maximum dimension: 70mm
Albian Stage: Middle Albian
Bed & Position: Bed VI (Euhoplites lautus Zone; Eu. lautus/nitidus SubZone)
Preservation: Pyritised

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

b. Spath L. F. 1941. A Monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault; Part XIV. Palaeontographical Society London


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