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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87165 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Microparia laevis Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Microparia laevis Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM87165
Collector Whittard
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1961
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Specimen plus pars
Location
Country England
Locality Holywell Burn,Rorrington, Salop
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

Whittard, WF, 1961, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire, pt. VI" p.182 XXIV,fig.11

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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