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Fossil specimen : BGS ZS6184 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Acanthopleurella stipulae Stubblefield & Bulman
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Acanthopleurella stipulae Stubblefield & Bulman

Registration No. ZS6184
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Stubblefield&Bulman
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Sheinton, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Shineton Shale Formation
Biozone S. pusilla
Geological Age

Tremadoc Series (Ordovician Period) (477.7 – 485.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Tremadocian Age ]


Fortey & Rushton. 1980. Bull Brit Mus Nat Hist (Geol) p.87-88 fig 5 Holotype, fig 19,20c,20d

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