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Fossil specimen : NMW 88.36G.64 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Baliothyreus fissisolanum Tilsley & Owens, 2003
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Baliothyreus fissisolanum Tilsley & Owens, 2003 – See Tilsley and Owens (2003): Paratype

Registration No. 88.36G.64
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 Castleton, Derbyshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Edale Shale Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Arnsbergian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (324 – 328 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Serpukhovian Age ]


Tilsley, J.W. And Owens, R.M., 2003. Late Visean and Ealry Namurian trilobites from the northern and eastern margins of the Derbyshire Dome. Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society, 54, 237-251. p. 248, fig. 6W

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