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Fossil specimen : BGS DM1299 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Brachymetopus sp
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Brachymetopus sp

Registration No. DM1299
Collector Name not available 1951
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Salt Hill Limestone
Country England
Locality 750yds SE of Hey House,small Quarry on N side of Sykes Knoll,Yorks
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Owens Carb Trol '86 Mon Pal Soc p 16 p.16

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