Illaenus

  • PE56380_fossil
    Creator: Nicole A. Karpus : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
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    Description: PE56380 fossil
  • PE56380_group
    Creator: Nicole A. Karpus : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
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    Description: PE56380 group
  • PE56380_label
    Creator: Nicole A. Karpus : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
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    Description: PE56380 label
  • PE56380_label2
    Creator: Nicole A. Karpus : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department
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    Description: PE56380 label2
Catalog Number: PE 56380
Taxonomic Name: Illaenus
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 2
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Trilobita
Order: Corynexochida
Family: Illaenidae
Period: Silurian
Earliest Age: Niagaran
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Illinois
County: Kankakee
Township: Kankakee
EMu IRN: 2282443
Occurrence ID: 0c2133ef-de41-4be5-b7a8-5647c7c2bad5

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