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Fossil specimen : NMW 79.35G.2 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

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

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

Registration No. 79.35G.2
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Kennedy, R.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country Wales
Locality Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Unknown
Biozone teretiusculus
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


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

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