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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87175 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Spirantyx calvarina Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Spirantyx calvarina Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM87175
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person WF Whittard 1961
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Little Weston coppice
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Meadowtown Formation
Biozone teretiusculus
Geological Age

Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (464 – 467 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]

References
References

Whittard, WF, 1951 Mon. Pal. Soc. Ord Tril of Shelve Inlier XXV, fig. 6& 7

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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