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Fossil specimen : SM A 25223 - A 25230 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

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

Kloucekia apiculata (McCoy)

Kloucekia (Phacopidina) major (Harper)

Scotiella major Harper: Paratype

Registration No. A 25223 - A 25230
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
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age – Sandbian Age ]


Harper 1947 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (11) vol. xiv (1): pp.155, 171

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

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