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Fossil specimen : SM A 29614 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Broeggerolithus nicholsoni (Reed)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Broeggerolithus nicholsoni (Reed): Paratype

Trinucleus nicholsoni Reed

Trinucleus nicholsoni Reed

Registration No. A 29614
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Turnbull, V.M.
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Alston Road, Melmerby, Cumberland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Dufton Shale (1)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Dean 1962 a. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. 7 (3): p.79 pl.7 fig.11

Reed, F.R.C. 1910 a. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. v, vol vii (1): p.212 pl. xvi, figs.8, 8 a

Reed, F.R.C. 1912. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. v, vol. ix (2): p.352 fig.6

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