1.55" Fossil Pliosaur (Pliosaurus) Flipper Digit - England

 
 
This is a very nice, 1.55" wide flipper digit of the giant Pliosaur (Pliosaurus sp.) from within the Jurassic Ortin Pit of the Oxford Clay of Peterborough, England.

Pliosaurus is a genus of large, carnivorous marine reptile belonging to the Pliosauroidea, a clade of short-necked plesiosaurs. They were an apex predator during the Middle Jurassic period when seas covered Europe.

This is Liopleurodon ferox, a species of Pliosaur from the Late Jurassic of Europe, pencil drawing by Nobu Tamura (http://spinops.blogspot.com).
This is Liopleurodon ferox, a species of Pliosaur from the Late Jurassic of Europe, pencil drawing by Nobu Tamura (http://spinops.blogspot.com).



DETAILS
SPECIES
Pliosaurus sp.
LOCATION
Orton Pit, North Peterborough, England
FORMATION
Oxford Clay
SIZE
1.55" wide
ITEM
#136732
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