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Fossil specimen : SM A 43029 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Ascetopeltis barkingensis Owens, 1973
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ascetopeltis barkingensis Owens, 1973: Holotype

Proetus ramisulcatus Nieszkowski

Illaenus bowmannii Salter

Registration No. A 43029
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
Country England
Locality Barking, Dent, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Bala
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Owens 1973. British Ordovician and Silurian Proetidae - Trilobita Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.26 pl.5 figs.3a-d

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