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Fossil specimen : SM A 45134 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Neseuretus murchisoni (Salter)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Neseuretus murchisoni (Salter)

Calymene tristani Brongniart

Neseuretus recurvatus Hicks

Neseuretus recurvatus Hicks: Syntype

Registration No. A 45134
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Hicks, Henry (1837-1899)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country Wales
Locality Ramsey Island, Tremanhire, St. David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Tremadoc
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tremadoc Series (Ordovician Period) (478.6 – 488.3 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Tremadocian Age ]


Hicks 1873 a. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxix (1): p.45 pl. iii fig.6

Reed, F.R.C. 1918. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. vi, vol v (4): p.319

Whittard, W.F. 1960 for 1959. The Ordovician trilobites of the Shelve Inlier, West Shropshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs (5): pp.139, 148

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.148

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