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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM92995 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Trinucleus acutofinalis Whittard
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Trinucleus acutofinalis Whittard

Registration No. GSM92995
Collector Whittard W F 1957
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Specimen and counterpart a
Country England
Locality Holywell and Whitehouse brooks, Rorrington, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Llanvirn Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Abereiddian Stage (Ordovician Period) (460.5 – 465.5 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Darriwilian Age ]


W F Whittard. 1956. Ordov Tril of Shelve Mon Palaeont Soc vl 9

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