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Fossil specimen : SM A 46414 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Salterolithus caractaci var. paucus Cave
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Salterolithus caractaci var. paucus Cave: Paratype

Registration No. A 46414
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cave, Richard
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Bon-y-Buckley Wood, Trilobite Dingle, Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Trilobite Dingle Shale
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Cave, R. 1957. Geological Magazine vol. xciv (1): p.286 pl. x fig.2 a

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