Worm tubes

Description
Fossilised worm tubes are found within this sandstone. Whilst the soft body of the worm will not fossilise easily, the mineral tube that it constructs during its life will fossilise readily.
Accession Loan No.
555/2007/1
Collection Class
Rocks
Geology Rock Type
Sedimentary
Common Name
worm tubes
Simple Name
rock
Full Name
sandstone with Rotularia concava [SOWERBY]
Dimensions
length 270 mm; width 270 mm; H 200 mm
Geology Period
Cretaceous 145 – 65 mya
Family Group

Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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