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Fossil specimen : OUM A.00010 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Bailiella lyellii (Hicks, 1871)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Bailiella lyellii (Hicks, 1871) – See Edmonds (1949): Syntype

Bailiella lyellii (Hicks, 1871) – See Lake (1940): Syntype

Conocoryphe lyellii Hicks, 1871 – See Hicks (1871): Syntype

Registration No. A.00010
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hicks, H. 1875
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country Wales
Locality Headland near Nun's Well, St David's, Pembrokeshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit ? Solva Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

St David's Series (Cambrian Period) (499 – 508 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 3 ]


EDMONDS, J.M. 1949. Type and figured specimens of Lower Palaeozoic trilobites in the University Museum, Oxford. Geol. Mag., 86, 57-66. p. 58

HICKS, H. 1871. Descriptions of new species of fossils from the Longmynd Rocks of St. David's. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., XXVII, 399-404. pp. 399, 402; pl. XVI, fig. 6

LAKE, P. 1940. A Monograph of the British Cambrian trilobites, part 12. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 273-306, pls XL-XLIII . pp. 277 - 278

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