Lobster

This medium-sized and complete specimen is from the collection of James Harrison, discoverer of the dinosaur Scelidosaurus.

Find out more on the crustaceans page.

Common name

Lobster

Scientific name

Hoploparia longimana

Type

Arthropods > Crustaceans


Strata

Upper Greensand

Time period

Lower Cretaceous

Age

110 million years

Where found

Black Ven,Lyme Regis

Found by

James Harrison

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.318