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Fossil specimen : SM A 16597 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Warburgella (Warburgella) stokesii (Murchison), 1839
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Warburgella (Warburgella) stokesii (Murchison), 1839

Proetus stokesi var. bellula Reed: Syntype

Registration No. A 16597
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Gardiner, Charles Irving (1868-1940)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Usk Inlier, Greenpool Farm (stream by quarry 300 yds. NE of), Common Coed-y-paen (1 mile N. of), Monmouthshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Wenlock Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Wenlock Epoch (Silurian Period) (427.4 – 433.4 Ma B.P.)


Owens 1973. British Ordovician and Silurian Proetidae - Trilobita Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): pp.67,69

Reed, F.R.C. 1917 b. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xix for 1916 (1): p.165 pl. viii fig.7

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