Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Turrilepas, or PLUMULITES, is a genus of fossils from the Ordovician, Silurian, and Devonian rocks, of much interest as the oldest known Cirripedia (q.v.) or barnacles. The best-known specimens come from the Wenlock Limestone of Dudley and the Silurian rocks of Bohemia.