Ammonite

There are two Tragophylloceras loscombi (A and B) ammonites on this block, a Beaniceras centaurus (C) ammonite, and a Passaloteuthis belemnite (D).The phragmacone, or chambered shell of the belemnite, is visible just to the right of the label.

 

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Tragophylloceras loscombi

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Belemnite Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Lyme Regis

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Dorset County Museum, Dorchester

Accession number

DCM.G.01017-20