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Aran
Found this little beauty yesterday was wondering if anyone could help with an id please Click image for larger version - Name: 15358913500714058499997935042878.jpg, Views: 78, Size: 6.31 MB
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Brittle Star
Hi

Someone here with knowledge of Belemnites will be able to tell you, good photo with scale.
JW

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Aran
Thankyou
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Aran
I've tried researching a bit myself and was thinking cylindreteuthis?
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prep01
Hello Aran, I think the rocks around Charmouth are too old for Cylindrotheuthis (normally Oxford clay ~150 myo) so I would say Passaloteuthis is more likely.
Colin Huller
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TqB
Definitely Passaloteuthis, probably P. elongata on current naming. Nice specimen!

(Cylindroteuthis, which is indeed much later than anything you'd get there, has only one apical furrow which is ventral. Passaloteuthis has a pair of dorso-lateral ones.)
Tarquin
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Aran
Ok thanks for your help it's just nice to know it identity. Thank you
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