Snail shell

Eucyclus is a distinctive gastropod, and is easily recognised by its shape and markings. This specimen is complete and well-preserved.

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Common name

Snail shell

Scientific name

Eucyclus subimbricatus

Type

Molluscs > Gastropods


Strata

Belemnite Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

W.D.Lang

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.128