Spinosaurus marrocanus

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SKU: FD180
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Impressive lateral tooth of ± 8 cm. The tip is not worn to be the tooth of a young individual. Preserves part of the root.

 

The Spinosaurus (scientific name Spinosaurus, from the Greek for "reptile spine") was a dinosaur
megalosauroid theropod that inhabited North Africa in the middle of the Cretaceous (in Cenomanian times,
between 95 and 93 million years ago). It was found in Niger, Egypt and Morocco.
Spinosaurus belonged to the family Spinosauridae and was closely related to Baryonyx, Suchomimus and Irritator.

 


Upper Cretaceous, Cenomanian, Tegana Formation

Kem Kem, near Taouz, MOROCCO