Spinosaurus aegyptiacus

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Lateral tooth of ± 6.5 x 2.2 cm, belonging to a young individual. Preserves part of the root and enamel e of very good quality.

The Spinosaurio (scientific name Spinosaurus, from the Greek for "reptile thorn") was a theropod dinosaur that lived megalosauroide North Africa in the mid-Cretaceous (in the Cenoman time, between 95 and 93 million years ago). It was found in Niger, Egypt and Morocco.

Spinosaurus Spinosauridae belonged to the family and was closely related to Baryonyx, Suchomimus and Irritator.

 

 

Upper Cretaceous, Cenomanian, Tegana Formation

 Kem Kem, near Taouz (MOROCCO)