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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5361 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Olenellus lapworthi var elongatus Peach
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Olenellus lapworthi var elongatus Peach

Provenance
Registration No. GSE5361
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Tray A14 Scottish Trays Syntype of Variety
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

B. N Peach, Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc. vol. 50, 1894 pl. 29 fig 4

Cowie & Macnamara 1978 Pal Vol 21 Part 3 p.627

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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