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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM14007 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Ampyx (Lonchodomas) sarsii Portlock
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Ampyx (Lonchodomas) sarsii Portlock

Registration No. GSM14007
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Portlock
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Original museum label with 14005
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Desertcreight
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Cited. Reed, 1952, Proc.Roy.Irish Acad., 55,B, No.3, PP93-95

cited. Portlock, 1843, Geol.Rep. Londonderry, etc. p.260

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