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Fossil specimen : SM E 3600 - E 3601 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Proetus (Semiproetus) twistonensis Reed
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Proetus (Semiproetus) twistonensis Reed: Syntype

Phillipsia eichwaldi (Fischer)

Registration No. E 3600 - E 3601
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Aitken
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments block(s)
Country England
Locality Twiston, Lancashire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Age (Carboniferous Period) – Tournaisian Age (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1943. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (11) vol. x (2): p.61

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