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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM88880 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Homotelus stincharensis Begg
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Homotelus stincharensis Begg

Provenance
Registration No. GSM88880
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Prof. Whittard 1949
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Pinmore, Minuntion, Girvan
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (451 – 460.9 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

JL. Begg, Geol. Mag. vol LXXXVII, no. 4 1950 p.288-289 XIV,fig.4

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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