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Fossil specimen : SM A 31617 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Lehua princeps (Reed), 1908
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lehua princeps (Reed), 1908 – See Price, D. (1974): Holotype

Typhloniscus princeps Reed – See Reed, F.R.C. (1908a): Holotype

Registration No. A 31617
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 Shoalshook Railway Cutting, 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 p.848

Reed, F.R.C. 1908 a. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. v, vol. v p.433 pl. xiv figs. 1-3 (a.31, 617a)

Whittard, W.F. 1958. The Ordovician trilobites of the Shelve Inlier, West Shropshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.115

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