Ammonite

Additional images

The matrix of this ammonite is chalky and it is possibly Calycoceras (Gentoniceras) gentoni (Brongniart). Like many ammonites from the Lower Chalk of East Devon, it is quite excentric in its form. Check out the photos of some others from the same strata

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Calycoceras sp.

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Cenomanian Limestone (Lower Chalk)

Time period

Upper Cretaceous

Age

95 million years

Where found

Unknown

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Sidmouth Museum

Accession number

SID.G112.2009