Dinosaur

This is a proximal phalanx (toe-bone) from the base of the toe rather than the tip. It is more substantial than the other bones from this animal, and so has not been crushed to any great extent.

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Common name

Dinosaur

Scientific name

Scelidosaurus harrisoni

Type

Vertebrates > Reptiles > Dinosaurs


Strata

Black Ven Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

James Harrison

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1997.37.9