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Fossil specimen : SM A 765 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Bailiella lyelli (Hicks)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Bailiella lyelli (Hicks)

Conocoryphe lyelli Hicks

Conocoryphe lyellii Hicks: Syntype

Registration No. A 765
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hicks, Henry (1837-1899)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Nun's Well (headland), St. David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Harlech Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cambrian Period (Cambrian Period) – Neoproterozoic Era (Precambrian) (485.4 – 1000 Ma B.P.)


Hicks 1871. Descriptions of new species of fossils from Longmynd rocks of St David's. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London, 27, 399-404, pls. 15, 16. (1): p.399 pl. xvi fig.4

Lake 1940. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.277

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.143

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