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Fossil specimen : SM A 3103 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Peltura punctata Crosfield & Skeat
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Peltura punctata Crosfield & Skeat: Syntype

Registration No. A 3103
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Nant-y-Glasdwr, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Tremadoc Slate
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tremadoc Series (Ordovician Period) (477.7 – 485.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Tremadocian Age ]


Crosfield & Skeat 1896. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lii (1): p.535 pl. xxvi fig. 7

Lake 1919. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.99 pl. xii fig. 2

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