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Fossil specimen : NMW 71.6G.270 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Scharyia siceripotrix Owens, 1974
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Scharyia siceripotrix Owens, 1974 – See Owens (1974): Paratype

Provenance
Registration No. 71.6G.270
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Owens, R.M.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Oldcastle Farm, Colwall Green, Herefordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Upper Elton Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Gorstian Age (Silurian Period) (421.3 – 422.9 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Owens, R.M. 1974. The affinities of the trilobite genus Scharyia, with a description of two new species. Palaeontology, 17, 685-697. p.689

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