Ammonite

This block is not fully prepared, and almost certainly contains many more ammonites. Of the ammonites visible, nearly half have bite marks through their shells. This specimen is a paratype of Bicrescomanducator rolli.

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Promicroceras

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Black Ven Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

Paddy Howe

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.2009.60