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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM24553 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Corynexochida

Fossil Name Stenopareia bowmanni (Salter)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Stenopareia bowmanni (Salter)

Illaenus bowmanni (Salter)

Registration No. GSM24553
Collector Museum Collection
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Sholes Hook
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Ashgill Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Hirnantian Age (Ordovician Period) – Rawtheyan Stage (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 447 Ma B.P.)


FRC Reed 1933 Geo. Mag. Pages 122-123 and Page 129

Ingham 1970 Pal. Soc. Mon. Page 24

Price 1974 Palaeontology Vol. 17 No.4 Page 842

Salter 1848 Mem Geol Surv Vol 2 Part I p.339 pl 8 fig 1

Salter 1866 Mem Geol. Surv N Wales pl 43 fig 8a

Salter 1867 Mon Palaeont. Soc Pages 185-187 pl 28 fig 12

Stubblefield 1938 Sum of Prog 1936 Page 33

Whittard, 1961 Mon.Palaeont. Soc, Page 217 pl 31 fig 1

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