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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM35279 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Illaenus (Ectillaenus) hughesi Hicks
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Illaenus (Ectillaenus) hughesi Hicks

Registration No. GSM35279
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Prof. T. McKenny Hughes 1860
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Traethllwyn, Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llanvirn Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone bifidus
Geological Age

Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (460.5 – 465.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Salter, Pal. Soc.1867 p.184 26 7

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