TM4190 : Gryphaea - A Devil's Toenail

taken 7 years ago, near to Beccles, Suffolk, Great Britain

Gryphaea - A Devil's Toenail
Gryphaea - A Devil's Toenail
A non typical bi-valve, looking more like a brachiopod. Their shape looks like a rather disgusting toenail, hence the nickname. This example is from the Jurassic, a period when they were common.
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TM4190, 78 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
Category
Rock Feature > Fossils   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 417 901 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.3392N 1:33.4313E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 417 901
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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