Huge 2.2" Prognathodon anceps Tooth, Morocco

  • $ 140.00


For sale is a large mosasaur tooth fossil naturally embedded in matrix. It has no restoration or reparations of any kind, except for light dirt removal from the enamel. This tooth is quite large and in nearly pristine condition, the hairline cracks across the enamel are normal and expected. It is hard to find specimens like these that are all natural from Morocco, we guarantee that this specimen is 100% authentic.

Species: Prognathodon anceps

Length (entire specimen): 92.36mm (3.636”)

Width (entire specimen): 82.78mm (3.259”)

Length of Tooth: 57.17mm (2.251”)

Width of Tooth: 33.44mm (1.316”)

Weight of Specimen: 238.48grams (8.413 oz.)

Prognathodon is an extinct genus of Mosasaurid. It was a medium to large marine reptile that could grow up to 10 metres (33 ft.) with a massive skull. Their diet included shellfish, large fish and sea turtles and their remains have been found in the USA, Canada, Belgium, Israel, New Zealand, Morocco and The Netherlands.

Location: Oued Zem, Morocco.

Geological Formation: Ouled Abdoun Basin (Phosphate beds)

Species: Prognathodon anceps

Geological era: Mesozoic

Period: Late Cretaceous

Stage: Maastrichtian

Age (MYA): 66 Million Years Ago

Length (entire specimen): 88mm (3.464”)

Width (entire specimen): 82.78mm (3.259”)

Length of Tooth: 57.17mm (2.251”)

Width of Tooth: 33.44mm (1.316”)

Weight of Specimen: 238.48grams (8.413 oz.)

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