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Fossil specimen : NMW 71.6G.470a,b – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

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

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

Provenance
Registration No. 71.6G.470a,b
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 Eaton, Wenlock Edge, Shropshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Tickwood Beds, Coalbrookdale Formation
Biozone nassa
Geological Age

Homerian Age (Silurian Period) (422.9 – 426.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Thomas, A T. 1978. British Wenlock trilobites, Part 1. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society, London, 1-56 p.32, pl.8, figs 1a,b

Available Images

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