Caenisites subturneri (Lang & Spath, 1926)

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  • Title: Caenisites subturneri (Lang & Spath, 1926)
  • Type status: Holotype
  • State province: England, Dorset
  • Specific epithet: subturneri
  • Scientific name authorship: (Lang & Spath, 1926)
  • Phylum: Mollusca
  • Member: Black Ven Marl Member
  • Locality: Charmouth
  • Latest period or highest system: Jurassic
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Early Jurassic
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Sinemurian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; England, Dorset; Dorset; Charmouth; Charmouth
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Mollusca; Cephalopoda; Ammonoidea; Ammonitina; Psiloceratoidea; Arietitidae; Asteroceratin
  • Group: Lias Group
  • Genus: Caenisites
  • Formation: Charmouth Mudstone Formation
  • Family: Arietitidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Jurassic
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Early Jurassic
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Sinemurian
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Cephalopoda
  • Bed: Bed 76