GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM30849 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Micromitra (Paterina) rhodesi Cobbold
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Micromitra (Paterina) rhodesi Cobbold – See Cobbold (1921): Holotype

Registration No. GSM30849
Collector survey 1892 – 1893
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Location 53 of ESC Obolella groomi Beds Ab
Country England
Locality Cwms Cottage
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. 1921. QJGS, Vol 76 1920 p.330

Available Images

High resolution photographs


3719 KB

Steroscopic photographs


5150 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