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Fossil specimen : NMW 72.18G.181 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Radnoria triquetra Owens & Thomas, 1975
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Radnoria triquetra Owens & Thomas, 1975 – See Owens & Thomas (1975): Paratype

Registration No. 72.18G.181
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 Wales
Locality Wren's Nest Hill, Dudley, West Midlands
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Nodular Beds, Much Wenlock Limestone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Owens, R M. and Thomas, A T. 1975. Radnoria, a new Silurian proetacean trilobite, and the origins of the Brachymetopidae. Palaeontology Vol. 18, 809-822. p.816

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