Tubeworm

This block contains many tubeworms, together with bivalve shells. Rotularia, unlike most tubeworms, grew in a spiral shape and is often mistaken for small ammonites.

Find out more on the tubeworms page.

Common name

Tubeworm

Scientific name

Rotularia concava

Type

Other


Strata

Upper Greensand

Time period

Lower Cretaceous

Age

110 million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

W.D.Lang

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.306