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Fossil specimen : OUM A.00179 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Eccaparadoxides harknessi (Hicks, 1871)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Eccaparadoxides harknessi (Hicks, 1871) – See Morris (1988): Lectotype

Paradoxides harknessi Hicks, 1871 – See Edmonds (1949): Syntype

Paradoxides harknessi Hicks, 1871 – See Hicks (1871): Syntype

Provenance
Registration No. A.00179
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
Comments Counterpart of Sedgwick Museum A.1085
Location
Country Wales
Locality Headland near Nun's Well, St David's, Pembrokeshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Solva Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

St David's Series (Cambrian Period) (502 – 508 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 3 ]

References
References

EDMONDS, J.M. 1949. Type and figured specimens of Lower Palaeozoic trilobites in the University Museum, Oxford. Geol. Mag., 86, 57-66. p. 59

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. p. 399

MORRIS, S.F. 1988. A review of British trilobites, including a synoptic revision of Salter's monograph. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 1-316. p. 83

Available Images

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