Mosasaur Tooth - Mosasauridae
Mosasaurs are a group of extinct, large marine reptiles that became extinct as a result of the K-Pg event at the end of the Cretaceous period, about 66 million years ago. Their fossils were first discovered in a limestone quarry at Maastricht on the Meuse in 1764. During last part of the Cretaceous period mosasaurs were the dominant marine predators. Mosasaurs could be 1 to 4 meters long. The largest ones might even have reached 17 meters.
Each specimen's color, shape and wear is slightly different, but your tooth will resemble the pictured examples.
Dimensions: Tooth: ~1"L x 0.75"W x 0.5"D
Tooth In Vial: ~0.75"L x 0.5"W x 0.3"D
Scientific Name: Mosasauridae sp.
Age: 100 Million Years
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