GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BRLSI M3199 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Asaphus tyrannus var. ornatus Murchison
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Asaphus tyrannus var. ornatus Murchison

Registration No. M3199
Collector Moore, C. 1882
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
Comments Plaster cast. See back of cast for provenance. Another spec. appears to be numbered M3199: Astropecten cotteswoldiae, Great Oolite, plaster cast?
Country Wales
Locality Dynevor Park, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ordovician (Llandeilo)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Llandeilian Stage (Ordovician Period) (458.4 – 460.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


Murchison, R.I., 1839. The Silurian System. one-off, pl.24

Available Images

High resolution photographs


3853 KB

Steroscopic photographs


4192 KB

View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

click image or here to close