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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5105 –

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Illaenus longicapitatus
Type Status
Name History

Illaenus longicapitatus

Provenance
Registration No. GSE5105
Collector John Smith
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Drumnuck Group 'Starfish Bed'
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Lady Burn, Girvan
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Ordovician Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ordovician Period (Ordovician Period) (443.7 – 488.3 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Reed 1934 Lower Paleozoic Trilobites of Girvan Mon Pal Soc pl.II

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P887767.JP2

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/BGS/P887857.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P891900.JP2

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/BGS/P891923.JP2

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