2" Edmontosaurus Ungal/Claw - Lance Creek Formation
This is a nicely preserved, 2" wide ungal (claw) of Edmontosaurus annectens a type of Hadrosaur more commonly referred to as a Duck-Billed Dinosaur. It was collected this summer from the Lance Creek Formation of Wyoming. Comes with a floating frame display case.
Hadrosaursare frequently referred to as duck-billed dinosaurs and are members of the ornithischian family Hadrosauridae They were fairly common herbivores which roamed Asia, Europe and North America during the Upper Cretaceous Period. Many species of hardrosaurs had distinct crests on their head, some of which had air filed chambers that may have produced a distinct sound. These crests may have been used for both audio and visual display purposes.