Belemnite

This belemnite has a noticeable ‘waist’. Subtle features like this enable different species to be identified.

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Common name

Belemnite

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Belemnite Marls, probably

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Probably Charmouth

Found by

W.D.Lang

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1997.35.267