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Fossil specimen : NMW 79.35G.1 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Rorringtonia kennedyi Owens, 1981
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Rorringtonia kennedyi Owens, 1981 – See Owens (1981): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. 79.35G.1
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Kennedy, R.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Unknown
Biozone teretiusculus
Geological Age

Llandeilian Stage (Ordovician Period) (460.9 – 464 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Owens, R M., 1981. The Ordovician proetacean trilobite Rorringtonia. Geological Magazine, 118, 89-94. p.91, pl.1 a,b

Available Images

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