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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM85326 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Barrandia tasgarensis Whittard
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Barrandia tasgarensis Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM85326
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person WF Whittard 1962
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality NW side of Leigh Manor, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Stapeley Volcanic Member
Biozone bifidus
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Whittard, WF, 1961, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire, pt. VI" p.225 pl 333 fig 2

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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