Fish

This is a section from a large fish, probably Lepidotes, from the ‘Slat’, a layer of the early Purbeck Beds, Portland.

Find out more on the fish page.

Common name

Fish

Type

Vertebrates > Fish


Strata

Purbeck Beds

Time period

Lower Cretaceous

Age

140 million years

Where found

Portland

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Portland Museum

Accession number

POLPM.T1003