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Fossil specimen : SM A 30695 – Neotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Encrinuroides sexcostatus (Salter), 1848
Type Status Neotype
Name History

Encrinuroides sexcostatus (Salter), 1848

Encrinuroides sexcostata (Salter): Neotype

Encrinurus sexcostatus Salter

Registration No. A 30695
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
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country Wales
Locality Sholeshook, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Sholeshook Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Rawtheyan Stage (Ordovician Period) – Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (445.2 – 448 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


Price, D. 1974. Palaeontology vol. 17 (3): p.857

Whittington, H.B. 1950 b. Journal of Paleontology vol. xxiv (2): p.535 pl.68 figs.7, 9, 10

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