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Type and Figured Fossil Collection

Specimen Details

Sphenocephalidae

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BAS specimen number
DJ.360.8

Type Status
None

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Subphylum Vertebrata 
Infraphylum Gnathostomata 
Superclass Osteichthyes 
Class Actinopterygii 
Subclass Neopterygii 
Order Sphenocephaliformes 
Family Sphenocephalidae 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
Early Maastrichtian

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
False Island Point


Citations

  • Martin, J.E., Crame, J.A. (2006)
    Palaeobiological significance of high-latitude Late Cretaceous vertebrate fossils from the James Ross Basin, Antarctica
    Cretaceous-Tertiary high-latitude palaeoenvironments: James Ross Basin, Antarctica, 109-124
    p. 115, Fig. 3G; p. 116

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.