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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.6837 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Asaphida

Fossil Name Telaeomarrolithus radiatus Murchison
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Telaeomarrolithus radiatus Murchison

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.6837
Collector Murchison
Donor or Associated Person Geological Society 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Builth
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 ]


Cave, 1957, Geol Mag vol. 85 p.85

Hughes 1971 Bull. BM. NH vol. 20 no. 4 p.178

Murchison 1839 "Silurian System" 23,fig.3a

Salter, 1853, Mon. Geol. Surv. Dec VII p.8 VII

Whittard, WF, 1956, Pal. Soc. Mon. "Ordovician Trilobites of the Shelve Inlier W Shropshire" IX fig. 4

Williams 1948, Geol. Mag. vol. 85 p.83

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