Ammonite

Epophioceras is a reasonably rare ammonite, and good specimens are hard to find. Although most specimens are around 7-8cm across, individuals bigger than 30cm have been found.

Find out more about ammonites on the molluscs pages.

Common name

Ammonite

Scientific name

Epophioceras landriotti

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods


Strata

Black Ven Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.54