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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM55476 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Lichida

Fossil Name Leonaspis erinaceus var salopiensis Whittard
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Leonaspis erinaceus var salopiensis Whittard

Registration No. GSM55476
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1938
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Cheney Longville,Shropshire,ie Onny River
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Purple Shales Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Telychian Age (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 438.5 Ma B.P.)


Whittard & Barker 1938 Ann Mag Nat Hist Ser 11 vol 1 pl.III,fig.9

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