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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE467 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Olenellus gigas Peach
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Olenellus gigas Peach

Provenance
Registration No. GSE467
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Tray A14 Scottish Cabinets
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Meall a' Ghiubhais
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Cambrian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

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

References
References

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P827539.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P827751.JP2

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