Lloydolithus lloydi

Trilobites Order Asaphida Suborder Asaphina, Superfamily Trinucleioidea, Family Trinucleidae
Geologic Age: Lower Ordovician, Llandeilo Series
Trilobite is 15 mm long
Middleton Formation, Shropshire, United Kingdom
Remarks: Note the cephalic pits, called fenestrae, through which the trilobite filtered food from the seafloor. The particulate matter passed through the pits in this ring.

Also see: European Trilobites





Lloydolithus lloydi Asaphida Trilobite

Lloydolithus lloydi UK Trilobite from Europe




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