On this ammonite, you can see that only the body chamber – the long, last outer whorl – has been well preserved. The rest of the hollow shell has been crushed flat

Ammonite

Common Name

Ammonite

Scientific Name

Pavlovia rotunda

Type

Molluscs > Cephalopods

Strata

Kimmeridge Clay

Time Period

Upper Jurassic

Age

150 million years

Where Found

Chapman's Pool

Found By

Richard Edmonds

Museum

Fairlynch

Accession Number

BULFM-2013-114