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Fossil specimen : SM A 38717 - A 38722 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Lichida

Fossil Name Leonaspis erinaceus (Marr & Nicholson)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Leonaspis erinaceus (Marr & Nicholson)

Acidaspis erinaceus Marr & Nicholson: Paratype

Registration No. A 38717 - A 38722
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Marr
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Torver Beck, Coniston, Lake District
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Stockdale Shale
Biozone A. crinaceus (Bed Ac4)
Geological Age

Llandovery Epoch (Silurian Period) (433.4 – 443.8 Ma B.P.)


Marr & Nicholson 1888 a. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xliv (1): p.691

Marr & Nicholson 1889. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xliv (1): p.723

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