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Fossil specimen : NMS NMS G.1958.1.2673 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Particeps scoticus scoticus Reed
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Particeps scoticus scoticus Reed

Registration No. NMS G.1958.1.2673
Collector J. Wright
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By National Museums of Scotland
Country Scotland
Locality Invertiel, Kirkaldy, Fife
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestones
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Stage (Carboniferous Period) (329 – 346.7 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C, 1943, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. II, vol. X, p. 177 Pl. II, fig. 1-2

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