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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87169 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Proetida

Fossil Name Decoroproetus calvus Whittard
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Decoroproetus calvus Whittard

Ogmocneimis calvus Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM87169
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whittard 1961
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Specimen with pars
Location
Country England
Locality Whittery Quarry
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

Owens, 1973 Pal Soc. Mon p.44-45 pl.8,fig. 1

Whittard, WF, 1961, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire, pt. VI" p.186 XXIV,fig.15

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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