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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5731 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Lichida

Fossil Name Lichas (Corydocephalus) geikiei
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lichas (Corydocephalus) geikiei

Registration No. GSE5731
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
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 ]


Nicholson & Etheridge Mon Girvan Silurian Fossils jun 1880 Vol I pl 10 fig 1

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