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Fossil specimen : OUM A.00185 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Agnostida

Fossil Name Agnostus barrandei Salter, 1865
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Agnostus barrandei Salter, 1865 – See Lake (1906): Syntype

Agnostus barrandei Salter, 1865 – See Hicks (1872): Syntype

Registration No. A.00185
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 Penpleidiau, near St David's, Pembrokeshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Menevian Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 3 ]


HICKS, H. 1872. On some undescribed fossils from the Menevian Group. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., XXVIII, 173-185. pp. 176, 184; ? pl. V, fig. 6 (Lake, 1906, says the original is in the Sedgwick Museum)

LAKE, P. 1906. A Monograph of the British Cambrian trilobites, part 1. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 1-28, pls I, II. pp. 13 - 14

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