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Mary born May 21, 1799
Born in Lyme Regis on the south coast of England
Richard Anning died when Mary Anning was young
Grew up to become an paleontologist
Discovered many different types of dinosaur
Discovered Plesiosaur when 24 years old
Looks like a lizard and shaped like turtle with a thin neck
Ten bones in each finger and four paddles
Mary discovered the Ichthyosaur skeleton -a fish lizard
5 ft. 20 ft.
3 and a half feet long and like a raven with sharp teeth
First Winged discovery outside of Germany
Small creature and like a fish
1 and a half feet long
Discovers new types of dinosaur
Did not get full credit for the discoveries
Works in Lias and Lyme Regis
Went to auction to sell dinosaur bones for money
Didn’t get a lot of money for dinosaurs
. Ucmp.berkeley.edu/history/anning.html. University of Arkansas. 9/19/13. 9/19/13
Goodhue, Thomas W.
. Greensboro, NC: Morgan Reynolds, 2002.print.
"Mary Anning." Britannica School. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., 2013. Web. 19 Sep. 2013. <
The Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science. Vol 1.
New York: Routledge, 2000. Print.
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