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Fossil specimen : NMW 71.6G.461 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Harpidella (Harpidella) aitholix Thomas, 1978
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Harpidella (Harpidella) aitholix Thomas, 1978 – See Thomas (1978): Paratype

Registration No. 71.6G.461
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
Country England
Locality Eaton, Wenlock Edge, Shropshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Farley Member, Coalbrookdale Formation
Biozone nassa
Geological Age

Homerian Age (Silurian Period) (427.4 – 430.5 Ma B.P.)


Thomas, A T. 1978. British Wenlock trilobites, Part 1. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society, London, 1-56 p.32

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