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Fossil specimen : SM A 25018 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Kloucekia apiculata (McCoy)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Kloucekia apiculata (McCoy)

Kloucekia (Phacopidina) major (Harper)

Scotiella major Harper: Holotype

Registration No. A 25018
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
Country Wales
Locality Ynys Galed, Dolbenmaen, Caernarvonshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Longvillian (lower Substage, Dean 1961)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Longvillian Substage (Ordovician Period) (452.75 – 454 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age – Sandbian Age ]


Dean 1961 a. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. v p.327

Harper 1947 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (11) vol. xiv (1): p.171 pl. vi fig.11

Whittington, H.B. 1962. A monograph of the Ordovician Trilobites of the Bala area, Merioneth Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): pp.9, 11 pl. i figs.9-11

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