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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87117 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Neseuretus bullatus Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Neseuretus bullatus Whittard

Registration No. GSM87117
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Prof WF Whittard 1960
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Hope Cottage, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llanvirn Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone bifidus
Geological Age

Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (460.5 – 465.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Whittard, WF, 1960, Pal. Soc. Mon p.150-151 pl 18 figs 9,10,11

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