Dapedium
dapedium fossil

Dapedium was an oval-shaped fish that lived in warm shallow seas like those in Warwickshire.

This one is preserved very completely. A live Dapedium had a strong set of teeth to crush with.

The picture shows a Dapedium found at Temple Grafton.

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