.85" Fossil Pycnodont Fish Crushing Mouth Plate - Goulmima, Morocco

This is a .85" long, crushing, mouth plate of an unidentified Pycnodont fish. It was collected from the Upper Cretaceous (Early Turonian) aged Akrabou Formation near Goulmima, Morocco. Pycnodontiformes had a superficial resemblance to angelfish and had a mouthful of knobby teeth that it used to crush its food.

Comes with an acrylic display stand.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Unidentified Pycnodontiforme
LOCATION
Asfla, Goulmima, Morocco
FORMATION
Akrabou Formation
SIZE
.85" long on 2.5 x 2" rock
CATEGORY
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ITEM
#189965
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