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Fossil specimen : SM E 3457 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Griffithides moriceps Woodward
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Griffithides moriceps Woodward: Lectotype

Griffithides moriceps Woodward: Syntype

Registration No. E 3457
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Burrow
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Settle, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Stage (Carboniferous Period) (329 – 346.7 Ma B.P.)


Osmólska 1970. Palaeontologia polonica no. 23 (3): p.112 fig.7j

Osmólska 1970. Palaeontologia polonica no. 23 (2)

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.144

Woodward, F. 1884. A monograph of the British Carboniferous Trilobite Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.39 pl. vii (fig.10 fig.12 restoration)

Woodward, H. 1883 b. Geological Magazine n.s. dec.2, vol. x (1): p.487 pl. xiii fig.4 (restoration)

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