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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM102276 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Olenellus hamoculus C&M
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Olenellus hamoculus C&M – See Cowie & MacNamara (1978): Paratype

Olenellus reticulatus Peach

Registration No. GSM102276
Collector Bowie Dawson & Ootle
Donor or Associated Person Bowie Dawson & Ootle 1963
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Cambrian fucoid beds
Country Scotland
Locality Loch Awe
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Lower Corallian
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


Cowie & MacNamara. 1978. Palaeontology, Vol 21, Part 3 p.627 pl.70 fig 9 as Olenellus hamoculus C&M

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