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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM93010 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Marrolithus inortatus Whittard
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Marrolithus inortatus Whittard

Provenance
Registration No. GSM93010
Collector Prof. WF Whittard 1957
Donor or Associated Person Prof. WF Whittard 1957
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Rorrington Green, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone gracilis
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]

References
References

Whittard, WF, 1956, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire" p.58-59 VIII,fig.3

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P816344.JP2

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/BGS/P827631.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P816762.JP2

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