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Fossil specimen : NMW 78.1G.264 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Linguaphillipsia mitchelli Tilsley, 1988a
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Linguaphillipsia mitchelli Tilsley, 1988a – See Tilsley (1988a): Paratype

Registration No. 78.1G.264
Collector Tilsley, J.W.
Donor or Associated Person Tilsley, J.W.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country England
Locality Whitbarrow Scar Quarry, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Park Limestone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Holkerian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (337 – 343 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Visean Age ]


Tilsley, J.W. 1988a. A new species of the Carboniferous trilobite Linguaphillipsia from Cumbria, England. Mercian Geologist, Vol. 11, 155-160. p. 158

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