Fossil fish lizard

Description
Nearly complete but fragmented skeleton of a juvenile Ichthyosaur.
Accession Loan No.
57/2009
Collection Class
Fossils
Common Name
fossil fish lizard
Simple Name
fossil: fish lizard
Full Name
Ichthyosaurus communis
Dimensions
whole length mm; whole width mm; whole H mm
Geology Period
Jurassic 199 – 145 mya
Family Group

Collection Town
Lyme Regis
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
Ichthyosauridae
Genus
Ichthyosaurus
Species
communis

    There are 2 comments

    • Michael Sandy
      13 July 2018 | Permalink | Reply to this comment

      Hello . . . just an fyi. you have this listed as Cretaceous . . . !
      Now that would be worth publishing on!

      Best wishes,
      Michael Sandy

      • Holly Morgenroth
        08 August 2018 | Permalink | Reply to this comment

        Thanks Michael! I’ve edited that and it will change online with our next export!

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