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Fossil specimen : SM A 4850 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Cyphaspis elachopos Thomas, 1978
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Cyphaspis elachopos Thomas, 1978: Paratype

Cyphaspis megalops (McCoy)

Provenance
Registration No. A 4850
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Fletcher Coll.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Dudley, Worcestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Wenlock Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Wenlock Epoch (Silurian Period) (422.9 – 428.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (1): p.133

Thomas, A.T. 1978. British Wenlock trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs pt.1 (2): p.30 pl.7 fig.12

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