Amphibian

This is a skull plate from a large amphibian. The dimpled texture of the surface of the bone is typical of amphibians.

Find out more about amphibians on the reptiles pages.

Common name

Amphibian

Scientific name

Labyrinthodont

Type

Vertebrates > Reptiles > Triassic Reptiles and Amphibians


Strata

Rhaetic Bone Bed

Time period

Triassic

Age

210 million years

Where found

Pinhay Bay, Lyme Regis

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.412