Ichthyosaur

Bones are very rare in the Middle Jurassic Inferior Oolite limestones. Although quite worn, this is clearly an ichthyosaur vertebra because it is quite thin and disk-like.

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Common name

Ichthyosaur

Type

Vertebrates > Reptiles > Ichthyosaurs


Strata

Inferior Oolite

Time period

Middle Jurassic

Age

174 million years

Where found

Bradford Abbas

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Beaminster Museum

Accession number

BM 2011-43-45