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Specimen Details

Pycnolepas articulata Collins

Pycnolepas articulata

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Pycnolepas articulata
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Scale in centimetres

BAS specimen number
KG.1657.6A

NHM specimen number
BAS I.1795(1)

Type Status
Holotype

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Phylum Arthropoda 
Subphylum Crustacea 
Infraclass Cirripedia 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
Lower Aptian

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
Hyperion Nunataks


Citations

  • Collins, J.S.H. (1980)
    A new Pycnolepas (Cirripedia) from the (?) Lower Aptian of Alexander Island
    British Antarctic Survey Bulletin, No. 50, 21-26
    p. 22; figs 2 & 3

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.