Ammonite

Although this ammonite is not well preserved, it does show the suture lines well, and is a rare species to find.

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Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Liparoceras elegans

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Belemnite Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Stonebarrow Hill, Charmouth

Found by

V.H.W.Wingrave

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.137