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Fossil specimen : SM A 40050 – Paralectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Dindymene hughesiae Reynolds, 1894
Type Status Paralectotype
Name History

Dindymene hughesiae Reynolds, 1894: Paralectotype

Dindymene hughesiae Reynolds ex Roberts ms.: Paratype

Registration No. A 40050
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hughes, Mary Caroline (1833-1917)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country England
Locality Norber Brow, Austwick, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ashgill Mudstone
Biozone 6
Geological Age

Rawtheyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (445.2 – 447 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


Ingham 1974. The Upper Ordovician trilobites from the Cautley and Dent districts of Westmorland and Yorkshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (2): p.83 pl.18 fig.6 (a.40050b)

Reynolds 1894. Geological Magazine vol. (iv) (1): p.109 pl. iv fig.1, fig.5

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