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Fossil specimen : BGS Ru6297 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Agnostida

Fossil Name Kerberodiscus succinctus Bassett Owens & Rushton
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Kerberodiscus succinctus Bassett Owens & Rushton – See Bassett Owens & Rushton (1976): Paratype

Provenance
Registration No. Ru6297
Collector Rushton AWA 1975
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Hell's Mouth Grits 53ft below top Ru 6296& 6297 are counterparts
Location
Country Wales
Locality Trwyn-Carreg-y-Tir
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Cambrian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone protolenid-strenuellid
Geological Age

Comley Series (Cambrian Period) (508 – 528 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 2 – Terreneuvian Epoch ]

References
References

Bassett Owens & Rushton. 1976. JGS, Vol 132, Part 6 p.631-635 pl.2 fig 12

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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