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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM92943 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Ampyx linleyensis Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ampyx linleyensis Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM92943
Collector Whittard 1956
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1956
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sample on loan to Prof.Leiberman (Re K.Berry) 11/02/05
Location
Country England
Locality Tasgar Quarry, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Llanvirn Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (464 – 467 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Whittard, WF, 1955, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire" p.20 2, fig1

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/BGS/P811234.jp2

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