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Fossil specimen : NMW 88.66G.31 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Archegonus (Phillibole) habena Owens & Tilsley, 1995
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Archegonus (Phillibole) habena Owens & Tilsley, 1995 – See Owens and Tilsley (1995): Paratype

Registration No. 88.66G.31
Collector Owens, R.M.
Donor or Associated Person Owens, R.M.
Held By Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Logo Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales
Country England
Locality Park Gate Quarry, Barnstaple, Tawstock, Devon
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Park Gate Member, Tawstock Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Chadian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (344.5 – 346.7 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Visean Age – Tournaisian Age ]


Owens, R.M. and Tilsley, J.W., 1995. An antheloptic trilobite assemblage from the Carboniferous of North Devon. Geological Magazine, Vol. 132, 713-728. p.718, fig.4c

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