Ammonite

This specimen, although small, does exhibit some wonderful detail. The finder, V.H.W.Wingrave, was the first curator of Lyme Regis Museum.

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Dumortieria pseudoradiosa

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Upper Lias

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

185 million years

Where found

Burton Bradstock

Found by

V.H.W.Wingrave

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.491