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Fossil specimen : SM H 1847 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Homalonotus (Burmeisterella) bifurcatus Reed
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Homalonotus (Burmeisterella) bifurcatus Reed: Holotype

Homalonotus (Burmeisterella) bifurcatus Reed

Registration No. H 1847
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts b-c); part and counterpart : (parts d-e)
Country England
Locality New Cut, Meadfoot Bay (above), Torquay, Devon, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Red Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Emsian Age (Devonian Period) (393.3 – 407.6 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1918. Geological Magazine n.s. dec. vi, vol v (1): pp.318,325

Reed, F.R.C. 1920 d. Geological Magazine vol. (v) iii (2): p.303 pl.iv fig.1 (h.1,847a), fig.2 (h.1,847d), fig.3 (h.1,847e)

Reed, F.R.C. 1920 d. Geological Magazine vol. (v) iii (1):

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