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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM14009 – Syntype

Taxonomy
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

Ampyx rostrata Sars

Provenance
Registration No. GSM14009
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Desertcreight
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

?Portlock, 1843, Geol.Rep. Londonderry, etc pl.I, fig.9a

Reed, 1952, Proc.Irish Acad., 55, B, No.3 pp 93-94

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P817650.JP2

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/BGS/P827914.JP2

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/BGS/P827915.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P818054.JP2

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