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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM35490 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Hibbertia (Platyharpes) flanaganni (Portlock)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Hibbertia (Platyharpes) flanaganni (Portlock)

Harpes flanaganni Portlock

Registration No. GSM35490
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Desertcreat, Pomeroy
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


Portlock 1843 Geol of Londonderry and parts of Tyrone and Fernanagh p.268 pl. 5 fig 5a

Reed 1952 Proc Roy Irish Acad 55 B No 3 p.106

Whittington 1950 "Mon. Brit. Trilobites Fam. Harpidae", Palaeont. Soc. Vol. CIII pl. 1 fig 7

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