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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM102182 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Incaia simplicior
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Incaia simplicior: Paratype

Registration No. GSM102182
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person W.F. Whittard 1966
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sample has two parts A & B
Country England
Locality Snailbeach quarry, Salop 2
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Mytton Flags Formation
Biozone extensus
Geological Age

Arenig Series (Ordovician Period) (465.5 – 477.7 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Mid Ordovician Epoch – Early Ordovician Epoch ]


Whittard, WF, 1966, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire, pt. VIII" p.276 pl.XLVII fig.10,11

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