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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM86848 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Ormathops alatus Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ormathops alatus Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM86848
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1960
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Pennerley, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Hope Shale Formation
Biozone bifidus
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Whittard, WF, 1960, Pal. Soc. Mon p.131 XVI, fig. 10

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P810826.jp2

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/BGS/P825549.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P811227.jp2

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