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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30855 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Walcottina lapworthi Cobbold
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Walcottina lapworthi Cobbold

Registration No. GSM30855
Collector Wickham King 1892
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality SW of Cwms Cottage, Comley, 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. 1920. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.336-337 21 23-25

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