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Fossil specimen : SM A 11825 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Ulugtella galeata (Reed), 1896
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Ulugtella galeata (Reed), 1896 – See Dean (1978): Lectotype

Illaenus galeatus Reed – See Reed, F.R.C. (1896): Syntype

Illaenus conifrons Billings – See Nicholson, H.A. & Marr, J.E. (1891)

Registration No. A 11825
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Nicholson, Henry Alleyne (1844-1899)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Keisley, Westmorland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Keisley Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Dean 1978. The trilobites of the Chair of Kildare limestone (Upper Ordovician) of Eastern Ireland Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.107 pl.51 figs.3,6,10,11

Nicholson, H.A. & Marr, J.E. 1891. The Cross Fell Inlier (with appendices by Alfred Harker and A.H. Foord) Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London volume 47 pages 500-529 p.507

Reed, F.R.C. 1896. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lii p.414 pl. xx fig.3

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