Angelina sedgwicki

Trilobites Order Ptychopariida, Suborder Olenina, Superfamily Olenoidea, Family Olenidae
Geologic Age: Ordovician
Trilobite is 88 mm long
Upper Tremadoc Series of Portmadoc, North Wales
Remarks: Angelina sedgwicki was named for the Reverend Adam Sedgwick, the 19th Century Cambridge geologist who coined the term "Cambrian". This is one of the classic trilobite species found at this location, which has been collected for well over 100 years. The distortion and stretching is prototypical for the locality.

Also see: European Trilobites







Angelina sedgwick Olenid Trilobite from Wales

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