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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM62391 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Pricyclopyge (Cyclopyge) binodosa Salter
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Pricyclopyge (Cyclopyge) binodosa Salter

Registration No. GSM62391
Collector Survey 1856
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Cefn Gwenlle, Shelve
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hope Shale Formation
Biozone bifidus
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Decade XI pl 4 figs 3 & 3a

Whittard 1940 Ann & Mag Nat Hist Ser II Vol 6 pl 4 fig 5

Whittard, WF, 1961, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire, pt. VI" p.175

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