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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM35412 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Phacopida

Fossil Name Cybeloides parrotti
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cybeloides parrotti

Cybele (Paracybeloides) girvanensis Reed

Registration No. GSM35412
Collector Parrott
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Cwynd,Coniston
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.)


Whittington 1966 Mon Pal Soc (Bala Trilobite) as Cybeloides parrotti pg 50 On pg 107 referred to synonymy of Cybele (Paracybeloides) girvanensis pl. 15figs1-3

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