GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : SM A 1080 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Ctenocephalus (Hartella) solvensis (Hicks), 1871
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Ctenocephalus (Hartella) solvensis (Hicks), 1871 – See Morris, S.F. (1988): Lectotype

Ctenocephalus (Hartella) solvensis (Hicks), 1871 – See Lake (1940)

Conocoryphe solvensis Hicks, 1871

Conocoryphe solvensis Hicks, 1871 – See Hicks (1871): Undifferentiated Type

Provenance
Registration No. A 1080
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
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality Solva (roadside between), Whitchurch, St. Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Harlech Series
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

St David's Series (Cambrian Period) – Comley Series (Cambrian Period) (502 – 528 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Seies 3 – Terreneuvian Epoch ]

References
References

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): pl. xvi fig. 8

Lake 1940. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.290 pl. xli figs. 14, 15

Morris, S.F. 1988. A review of British trilobites, including a synoptic revision of Salter's monograph. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society London. pp. 1-316 (Publication Number 574, part of volume 140 for 1986). p. 60

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/CAMSM/P866779.jp2

6123 KB

/CAMSM/P866782.jp2

3971 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/CAMSM/P870530.jp2

6482 KB


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.



click image or here to close