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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30853 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Micromitra (Paterina) minor Cobbold
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Micromitra (Paterina) minor Cobbold

Registration No. GSM30853
Collector Cobbold 1892 – 1893
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality South of Cornley Quarry Shropshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Cambrian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Comley Series (Cambrian Period) (508 – 526 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 2 – Terreneuvian Epoch ]


Cobbold. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.333 pl 21 fig 15

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