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Fossil specimen : SM A 14950 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Dorypyge lakei Cobbold
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Dorypyge lakei Cobbold

Dorypyge lakei Cobbold: Syntype

Registration No. A 14950
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cobbold, Edgar Sterling (1851-1936)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Comley Quarry, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Paradoxides groomi Grits (Ba1)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cambrian Period (Cambrian Period) (488.3 – 542 Ma B.P.)


Cobbold, E.S. 1911 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxvii (1): p.289 pl. xxv fig.2 (lower figure) used in reconstruction of figs.1a-c

Lake 1938. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.255 pl. xxxvi figs.3-5

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