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Fossil specimen : SM A 40 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Protolenus morpheus Cobbold
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Protolenus morpheus Cobbold: Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. A 40
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cobbold, Edgar Sterling (1851-1936)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Comley, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cambrian (Ac 5 Bed d.1)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cambrian Period (Cambrian Period) (488.3 – 542 Ma B.P.)


Cobbold, E.S. 1910. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxvi? (1): p.44 pl. viii fig.7

Lake 1934. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Paleontological Society Memoirs (2): p.179 pl. xxiii fig.8

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