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Fossil specimen : SM X 50190 – Paralectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Griffithides acanthiceps Woodward H.
Type Status Paralectotype
Name History

Griffithides acanthiceps Woodward H.: Paralectotype

Griffithides acanthiceps Woodward H.: Syntype

Registration No. X 50190
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 (2)

Osmólska 1970. Palaeontologia polonica no. 23 (4): p.120 fig.7m pl.ix fig.23

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 (3): p.144

Woodward, H. 1883 b. Geological Magazine n.s. dec.2, vol. x (2): p.483

Woodward, H. 1883 c. A monograph of the British Carboniferous Trilobite Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.32 pl. vi fig.10

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