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Fossil specimen : SM E 10500 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Paladin eichwaldi var. shunnerensis (King), 1914
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Paladin eichwaldi var. shunnerensis (King), 1914

Paladin eichwaldi var. shunnerensis (King), 1914: Lectotype

Griffithides shunnerensis King: Syntype

Registration No. E 10500
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person King, William Bernard Robinson (1889-1963)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Great Shunner Fell Well, Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (313 – 326.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Clarkson, E.N.K. 1979. Palaeontology vol. 22 (3): p.8 pl.1 fig.1

King 1914. Geological Magazine vol. (6) i (1): p.390 pl. xxxii fig.6

King 1914. Geological Magazine vol. (6) i fig.1, p.391)

Osmólska 1970. Palaeontologia polonica no. 23 (2)

Osmólska 1970. Palaeontologia polonica no. 23 (2): p.131 pl.xvii fig.10

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