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Fossil specimen : SM A 51706 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Erratencrinurus kingi (Dean), 1963
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Erratencrinurus kingi (Dean), 1963: Holotype

Encrinurus kingi Dean: Holotype

Registration No. A 51706
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 Stockdale Bridge, Long Sleddale, Westmorland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Stile End Bed
Biozone 2
Geological Age

Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (447 – 448 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


Dean 1963 b. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology vol. ix 3 (1): p.53 pl.2 fig.1

McNamara, K.J. 1979. Palaeontology vol. 22 (2): p.67 pl.9 fig.4

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