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Fossil specimen : SM A 25004 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Brongniartella minor (Salter)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Brongniartella minor (Salter)

Brongniartella minor (Salter)

Brongniartella parva Harper: Holotype

Registration No. A 25004
Collector Fearnsides, W.G.; Morris, T.O.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country Wales
Locality Ynys Galed, Dolbenmaen, Caernarvonshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Longvillian
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Dean 1961 a. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. v (2): p.351

Harper 1947 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (11) vol. xiv (1): p.165 pl. vi fig.8 (a.25, 004a)

Whittington, H.B. 1966 a. A monograph of the Ordovician Trilobites of the Bala area, Merioneth Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): p.64

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