Crustacean

This is part of the main body of a reasonably rare lobster from the Upper Jurassic period.

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Common name

Crustacean

Scientific name

Glyphaea

Type

Arthropods > Crustaceans


Strata

Corallian Group

Time period

Upper Jurassic

Age

160 million years

Where found

Unknown

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Dorset County Museum, Dorchester

Accession number

DCM.G.05002