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Fossil specimen : SM A 862 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Olenus mundus Lake
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Olenus mundus Lake: Lectotype

Olenus mundus Lake: Undifferentiated Type

Registration No. A 862
Collector Turnbull, V.M.T.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments multiple pieces
Country Wales
Locality Trefgarn (bridge), Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lingula Flags
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Arenig Series (Ordovician Period) (465.5 – 477.7 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Mid Ordovician Epoch – Early Ordovician Epoch ]


Henningsmoen 1957. Skrifter utgitt av det norske Videnskapsakademi i Oslo. Math.-naturv. Klasse k 1 no. 1 (2): p.107

Lake 1908. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs pt. iii (1): p.58 pl. vi fig.2 (a.862 a ) fig.3 (a.862 b) fig.5 (a.862 c) fig.4 (a.862 d)

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