Triassic reptile

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This specimen was found by Chris Moore and bought for Sidmouth Museum with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund Collecting Cultures Programme. It has been studied and described by a team from Bristol University, but not enough of the specimen survived to enable it to be assigned to a known species or to support a new species.

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Common name

Triassic reptile

Type

Vertebrates > Reptiles > Triassic Reptiles and Amphibians


Strata

Otter Sandstone

Time period

Triassic

Age

235 million years

Where found

Pennington Point, Port Royal, Sidmouth

Found by

Chris Moore

Museum

Sidmouth Museum

Accession number

SID.G001.2010