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Fossil specimen : SM A 98085 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Ascetopeltis apoxys McNamara, 1979
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Ascetopeltis apoxys McNamara, 1979: Paratype

Ascetopeltis apoxys McNamara, 1975

Registration No. A 98085
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person McNamara, Kenneth James
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Stockdale Beck/Brow Gill (320m WNW of junction), Lake District (S.), Cumbria, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Stile End Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (447 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


McNamara, K.J. 1975. Kenneth J. McNamara. Upper Ordovician stratigraphy and trilobites of the southern Lake District Published: Cambridge, 1975. Ph D dissertation: University of Cambridge

McNamara, K.J. 1979. Palaeontology vol. 22 (2): p.55 pl.7 fig.3

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