Monthly Archives: April 2021
- April 29, 2021
Ever wondered how the Cow sharks got their name? Or what makes them so special or different from other sharks that there are now Cow shark teeth for sale?
As insignificant as these questions may seem, the answers are sure to pique your curiosity and interest in Cow sharks. And who knows, you might get yourself a Cow shark tooth for sale after learning about them?
What are Cow Sharks?
The Cow sharks come from a shark family popularly known as Hexanchidae. The term “Hexanchidae” came from Greek, which means "six arches," referring to the fact that some Cow sharks have six-gill slits.
So far, five species of cow sharks have been identified, namely Sharpnose Sevengill, Broadnose Sevengill, Bluntnose Sixgill, Atlantic Sixgill, and the Big Eyed Sixgill.
Of all the species, the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark (Hexanchus griseus) is the biggest, having six gills and a blunt nose, and Atlantic Sixgill is the most recently discovered
- April 22, 2021
The mention of these happy aquatic creatures often paints the picture of Florida's popular dolphin show at Sea World theme park. The grandeur of the cresting dolphins surrounded by soaring tropical rainbow birds and a happy child petting the aquatic mammal as one of the many reaches up to the audience area. The unison of the sky and water as the realms' majestic creatures come together is quite a dreamy visual experience. Indeed, dolphins are impressive, but the cetologists and other researchers looking for dolphin tooth for sale for studying them might have a different opinion. Their perpetual grin and an overall pleasant demeanor can be misleading. This blog talks about five dangerous facts about these seemingly "gentle and harmless" creatures.
They bite and attack
Fancy a dolphin tooth fossil for sale? These teeth do more than just smiling. Dolphin teeth are very sharp and designed to attack and ravenously
- April 15, 2021
Like any other branch of science, paleontology is constantly evolving. Somewhere some fossil crops up, and experts examine them as evidence and come up with tentative theories. Now, the real test lies in whether those theories are able to endure through time and against counter arguments and criticism from contemporary and future scientists. And when you work on something long enough, especially something like dinosaurs that existed millions of years ago, some misconceptions, misunderstandings and incorrect theories are bound to appear and disappear over time.
Here are some such historical facts about dinosaurs that have now been disproved:
The Stegosaurus had a butt in its hindquarters
In 1877, the discovery of the Stegosaurus baffled naturalists
- April 08, 2021
Are you a fossil collector? You must have heard about the recent discovery of three partial skeletons of a raptor dinosaur by U.S paleontologists back in 2014. The dinosaur was named Anzu wyliei. In Sumerian mythology, ‘Anzu’ is a bird-like demon; ‘Wyliei,’ the species name, which honors Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum’s Trustee’s grandson.
If we talk about appearance, the creature who lived almost 66 million years ago when the king of the dinosaurs, T-Rex, also roamed around the earth, looks like a modern emu’s and a reptile’s cross.
From one fossil enthusiast to another, Anzu claws for sale are available with us, and they will be a great addition to your collection!
Where were the Anzu