On Olenellus Callavei and its geological relationship

by Charles Lapworth

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  • Paleontology -- Cambrian.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian.
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    Statementby Prof. Charles Lapworth....
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp.[529]-536, [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19772800M

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Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London, Vol Rushton, A W A, Hamblin, R J O and Strong, G E, The Croft Borehole in the Lilleshall Inlier of North Shropshire. Report of the British Geological Survey, Vol, No On Olenellus callavei and its geological relationships.

Geological Magazine, Vol.8, Olenellus is an extinct genus of redlichiid trilobites, with species of average size (about 5 centimetres or inches long). It lived during the Botomian and Toyonian stages (Olenellus -zone), to million years ago, in what is currently North-America, part of the paleocontinent : Trilobita.

Olenellus, genus of trilobites (extinct arthropods) common in but restricted to Early Cambrian rocks ( million to million years ago) and thus a useful guide fossil for the Early Cambrian.

Olenellus had a well-developed head, large and crescentic eyes, and a poorly developed, small. Later in that year he announced his discovery in the Geological Magazine, and in published a description and theoretical restoration of Olenellus (Holmia) callavei.

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