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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM55463 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Stenopareia aemulus Salter
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Stenopareia aemulus Salter

Illaenus aemulus Salter

Registration No. GSM55463
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1938
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Section at ford, Morrell's Wood near Leighton, Shropshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Pentamerus Sandstone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Curtis & Lane '98 Mon Pal Soc vol 151 pt 1 p.19 pl.1,fig.14

Whittard 1938 Ann Mag Nat Hist Ser 11 Vol 1 p.91 pl.2,fig.3

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