GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37528 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Sowerbyella sericea var soudleyensis Jones
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Sowerbyella sericea var soudleyensis Jones

Registration No. GSM37528
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person O T Jones 1925
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Whittingslow, Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Caradoc Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Caradoc Series (Ordovician Period) (449 – 458.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Late Ordovician Epoch ]


O T Jones Mem. Geol. Surv. Pal. vol. 1 Part 5 1928 p.417-418 XXI, fig. 6

Available Images

High resolution photographs


5866 KB


4146 KB


4187 KB

Steroscopic photographs


5297 KB

View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

click image or here to close