Ammonite

This well-preserved ammonite is not only beautiful, but is quite large for this species.

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Caenisites

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Shales with beef

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

200 million years

Where found

Lyme Regis area

Found by

Chris Moore

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.2013.17