Crinoid sea lily

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This crinoid (sea lily) was found in the Black Ven Marls under Stonebarrow.  All the parts of the sea lily are visible, but have been worn by the action of water.

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Common name

Crinoid sea lily

Scientific name

Pentacrinites fossilis

Type

Echinoderms > Crinoids


Strata

Black Ven Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

c. 201-174 million years

Where found

Unknown

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Bridport Museum

Accession number

BRPMG 1109