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Fossil specimen : BGS RX1543A – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Pareuloma expansum Rushton
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Pareuloma expansum Rushton

Registration No. RX1543A
Collector Pal.Ass. Excursion
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Egremont, Cumbria
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Skiddaw Group
Biozone sedgwickii
Geological Age

Llanvirn Series (Ordovician Period) – Tremadoc Series (Ordovician Period) (458.4 – 485.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Mid Ordovician Epoch – Tremadocian Age ]


Rushton, A. 1988. Palaeontology p.684 pl.66, figs 12, 15

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