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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM92989A – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Protolloydolithus neintanus
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Protolloydolithus neintanus – See W.F. Whittard (1956)

Registration No. GSM92989A
Collector Whittard 1957
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Tasgar Quarry, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Stapeley Volcanic Member
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 Palaent Soc p.44 VI 3

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