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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM10810 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Solenopleuropsis (Solenopleura) variolaris (Salter)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Solenopleuropsis (Solenopleura) variolaris (Salter)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM10810
Collector H.Hicks
Donor or Associated Person H.Hicks 1872
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Wales
Locality St. Davids
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lingula Flags Formation
Biozone P. davidis
Geological Age

Merioneth Series (Cambrian Period) – St David's Series (Cambrian Period) (488.3 – 508 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Furongian Epoch – Cambrian Series 3 ]

References
References

Lake, 1931 Mon.Palaeont.Soc, Brit.Cambrian Trilobites p.139 pl.XVIII,fig.3

Salter, 1864 Quart.Journ.Geol.Soc., Vol.20 pl.13,fig.ba

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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