.98" Pterosaur (Coloborhynchus) Tooth - Morocco

Artists reconstruction of a species of Coloborhynchus.
is a needle-like Pterosaur tooth (Coloborhynchus moroccensis) from the Late Cretaceous Kem Kem Beds of Morocco.

Comes with a small acrylic case.

The Kem Kem Beds are famous for yielding a diverse, Late Cretaceous, vertebrate assemblage including fish, reptiles and dinosaurs such as Spinosaurus. These fossils are found in a thin bed that outcrops around the edge of a large plateau near Taouz, Morocco. Local miners collect these fossils by digging narrow tunnels by hand into this plateau following the layer.

A paper on this assemblage can be found at: Vertebrate assemblages from the early Late Cretaceous of southeastern Morocco: An overview

One of the tunnels dug into the Kem Kem beds by local miners following the productive fossil beds.
Coloborhynchus moroccensis
Taouz, Kem Kem Basin, Morocco
Kem Kem Beds
.98" long
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