3.4" Mosasaur (Tethysaurus) Jaw Section - Goulmima, Morocco

 
This is a 3.4" long fossil jaw section of Tethysaurus nopcsai, a medium sized Mosasaur from Goulmima, Morocco. There are five small teeth exposed on the back of the rock. One repaired crack in the piece with some restoration along the crack on one side of the jaw.

Comes with a display stand.

Tethysaurus is an extinct genus of tethysaurine mosasauroid from the Early Turonian (Late Cretaceous) period. The only species is Tethysaurus nopcsai . .An average-sized mosasaur of 3 m (9.8 ft) length, Tethysaurus displays a number of basal and derived features that led to an initial classification as an intermediate stage between primitive aigialosaurids of the Cenomanian and derived mosasaurids from the Turonian to the Maastrichtian.[
DETAILS
SPECIES
Tethysaurus nopcsai
LOCATION
Goulmima, Morocco
SIZE
Jaw section 3.4" long
ITEM
#89251
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