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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.7008 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Paradoxides aurora Salter
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Paradoxides aurora Salter

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.7008
Collector H.Hicks
Donor or Associated Person Geological Society 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Porth-y-rhaw
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Cambrian
Biozone P. aurora
Geological Age

St David's Series (Cambrian Period) (502 – 508 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 3 ]


Lake, 1935 Mon.Palaeont.Soc.Brit.Cambrian Trilobites p.212,fig.4-5

Salter, 1869 Quart.Journ.Geol.Soc, Vol.25 p.54 pl.2,fig.12

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