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Fossil specimen : SM A 83699 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Homalonotus knightii König, 1825
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Homalonotus knightii König, 1825

Homalonotus knightii König, 1825: Holotype

Registration No. A 83699
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person British Museum Natural History
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Wales
Locality Radnorshire (probably)
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Unknown
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ludlow Epoch (Silurian Period) (423.6 – 427.4 Ma B.P.)


Koenig, C.D.E. Icones Fossilium Sectiles (1): p.4 pl. 7 fig. 85

Salter, J.W. 1865. A monograph of the British trilobites from the Cambrian, Silurian and Devonian formations Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): pl.12 fig.6

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