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Fossil specimen : BGS Zg3244 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Carolinites killaryensis (Stubblefield)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Carolinites killaryensis (Stubblefield)

Dimastocephalus killaryensis (Stubblefield)

Registration No. Zg3244
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person RG Carruthers&HB Maufe 1939
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Ireland
Locality Co. Galway, Eire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Arenig Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone extensus
Geological Age

Arenig Series (Ordovician Period) (465.5 – 477.7 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Mid Ordovician Epoch – Early Ordovician Epoch ]


Stubblefield, CJ. 1950. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. Ser. 12 p.346-451 pl.2fig.4

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