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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5733 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Paraproetus girvanensis Nicholson & Etheridge
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Paraproetus girvanensis Nicholson & Etheridge

Registration No. GSE5733
Collector Survey(McConnochie)
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Remove
Country Scotland
Locality Lady Burn,Drummuck
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Drummuck Subgroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Ashgill Series (Ordovician Period) (443.8 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


HA Nicholson & R Etheridge jun Mon Girvan Silurian Fossils Vol I 1878-1880 pl 12 fig 8

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