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Fossil specimen : SM A 57244 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Agnostida

Fossil Name Pleuroctenium granulatum var. pileatum Rushton
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pleuroctenium granulatum var. pileatum Rushton: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. A 57244
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Rushton, Adrian William Amsler
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-b)
Location
Country England
Locality Camp Hill, Stockingford, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Purley Shale (c. 650' above base)
Biozone Paradoxides pinus
Geological Age

St David's Series (Cambrian Period) – Comley Series (Cambrian Period) (502 – 528 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Seies 3 – Terreneuvian Epoch ]

References
References

Rushton, A.W.A. 1966. The Cambrian Trilobites from the Purley Shales of Warwickshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.33 pl.4 figs 18 a-c

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