Trace fossil Burrow

This burrow follows the rock bedding, suggesting that an animal moved horizontally through sediment, digesting it and extracting nutrients in the process.

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Common name

Trace fossil Burrow

Scientific name

Imbrichnus

Type

Trace Fossils


Strata

Forest Marble

Time period

Middle Jurassic

Age

165 million years

Where found

Wych Hill, Bridport

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Dorset County Museum, Dorchester

Accession number

DCM.G.09781-3