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Fossil specimen : SM A 29989 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Encrinurus multiplicatus Salter, 1873
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Encrinurus multiplicatus Salter, 1873

Encrinurus multiplicatus Salter, 1873: Holotype

Encrinurus multiplicatus Salter, 1873

Encrinurus multiplicatus Salter, 1873

Registration No. A 29989
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Barking, Dent, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Bala
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) – Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Ingham 1974. The Upper Ordovician trilobites from the Cautley and Dent districts of Westmorland and Yorkshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (4): p.78 pl.15 fig.13

Reed, F.R.C. 1901 b. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. (iv) vol. viii (3): p.107 pl. vii fig.3

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (1): p.51

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.144

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