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Fossil specimen : SM A 276 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Corynexochus cambrensis Nicholas
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Corynexochus cambrensis Nicholas

Corynexochus cambrensis Nicholas: Syntype


Registration No. A 276
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Nicholas, Tressilian Charles (1888-1989)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country Wales
Locality Porth Caered, Abersoch, Wales (N.)
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Nant-pig Mudstone (narrow band)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 3 ]


Lake 1934 for 1932. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.184

Nicholas, T.C. 1915. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxxi (1): p.101

Nicholas, T.C. 1916 for 1915. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxxi (2): p.464 pl. xxix fig.4 (a.276 a)

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