Weltonia burnhamensis Ward, 1979

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  • Title: Weltonia burnhamensis Ward, 1979
  • Type status: Paratype
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: burnhamensis
  • Scientific name authorship: Ward, 1979
  • Order: Hexanchiformes
  • Locality: Burnham-on-crouch
  • Latest period or highest system: Paleogene
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Eocene
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Ypresian
  • Identified by: Master - Mr David J. Ward; Natural History Museum; Earth Sciences; Ward
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; England; Essex; Burnham-on-crouch
  • Higher classification: Chondrichthyes; Hexanchiformes; Hexanchidae
  • Genus: Weltonia
  • Formation: Rosnaes Clay
  • Family: Hexanchidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Paleogene
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Eocene
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Ypresian
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Chondrichthyes