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Fossil specimen : SM A 16745 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Aeglina hughesii Hicks
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Aeglina hughesii Hicks: Syntype

Cyclopyge hughesii (Hicks)

Aeglina hughesi Hicks

Aeglina hughesii Hicks: Syntype

Registration No. A 16745
Collector Marr, J.E.
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 Caernarvon, Nantlle, Seiont R., Caernarvonshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Arenig
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llanvirn Series (Ordovician Period) (458.4 – 465.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Mid Ordovician Epoch ]


Hicks 1876. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxii (1): P.138

Whittard, W.F. 1961 for 1960. The Ordovician trilobites of the Shelve Inlier, West Shropshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.176

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.137

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