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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.6839 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Lloydolithus lloydi Murchison
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lloydolithus lloydi Murchison

Provenance
Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.6839
Collector Rev H Lloyd 1839
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality Llangadock
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Llandeilo Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) – Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (449 – 465.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch – Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Murchison 1839 "Silurian System" p.660 pl 23 fig 4

Whittard, WF, 1958, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire" p.78-81 pl. 11 fig 4

Available Images

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