MOSASAUR TOOTH FOSSIL
A Mosasaur Tooth Fossil for the collection. A genuine, ancient relic in great shape. This specimen has been mounted on a perspex pad for enhanced display.
2.2cm x 1.7cm x 3.2cm, 10g.
LATE CRETACEOUS PERIOD:
83 million – 65 million years ago.
Mosasaurs are an extinct water lizard that breathed air and was a main predator in coastal waters. Size counts with a skull up to 1.8m long and teeth like this. Mosasaurs ate large fish, shellfish, sharks and some ate mollusks. They lived during the same period T. Rex walked the earth. Such creatures were hunter-killers that had no rival during their existence.