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Fossil specimen : SM A 37135 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Lichida

Fossil Name Acidaspis hughesii Lake ex Salter ms.
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Acidaspis hughesii Lake ex Salter ms.: Undifferentiated Type

Acidaspis hughesii Salter

Acidaspis hughesii Salter nom. nud.

Registration No. A 37135
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
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Country England
Locality Casterton Low Fell, Kirkby Lonsdale, Westmoreland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Coldwell Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Gorstian Age (Silurian Period) (425.6 – 427.4 Ma B.P.)


Lake 1896. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lii (3): p.242 pl. viii fig.4

Salter 1873. Catalogue of the Cambrian and Silurian fossils contained in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge (1): p.93, b.573

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.137

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