Ammonite

This is a well-preserved ammonite in a small nodule from the Green Ammonite Beds. Ammonites preserved in nodules often retain their three-dimensional forms but they can be very difficult to clean or prepare..

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Androgynoceras lataecosta

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Green Ammonite Beds

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Near Seatown

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.131