Fossil of the Month - Complete Listing
Items 97-108 of 246
- Abelisaurid sp.$225.00
A Top Quality Abelisaurid dinosaur tooth from the Cretaceous Kem Kem deposits of Morocco. An October Fossil of the Month. Once thought to be a "raptor" tooth, it is now clear that these teeth are Abelisaurid, a family of Ceratosaurian theropod dinosaurs with the unique straight posterior carina. They were the dominate smaller theropod in the late Cretaceous Kem Kem deposit. Excellent red color and serrations. Excellent preservation. No repair or restoration. Authenticity guaranteed. A fantastic Abelisaurid tooth. Note - Based upon recent discoveries, there is a large Abelosaurid in the Kem Kem. The 1"+ Abelosaurid teeth may belong to this large species. This is a largest specimen that I have seen!
M1251 Size: 1-3/16"
Note - 10 new Abelisaurid / Raptor teeth added in October 2022. Link to Abelisurid / Raptor teethLearn More
- Drotops megamanicus$1,250.00
"The CLASSIC BIG DEVONIAN TRILOBITE" An EXTRA LARGE, TOP QUALITY Drotops megamanicus trilobite on original matrix. An October Fossil of the Month. It is beautifully prepared and fully exposed. Preparation is excellent with all original colors and no restoration. Incredible detail and completeness. Color is the natural black shell. Compound eyes are exceptionally preserved showing center dimples (see close up photos). Totally flat. Check out the photos. All natural - an incredible display piece. Authenticity guaranteed. Museum Quality. A TOP QUIALITY BIG Moroccan trilobite from Issoumour, Alnif area. A fantastic Drotops megamanicus specimen. One of the best that I have offered! Note - specimen wights 4.5 lbs. International orders will require supplemental postage. Please inquire.
XM51 Size: 5-5/8" (3" Wide)
Adding three large Drotops trilobites in October 2022. Link to Moroccan trilobites.Learn More
- Otodus megalodon$2,850.00
A Top Quality, 5-5/8" Classic Lee Creek Megalodon tooth - upper jaw PRINCIPAL ANTERIOR tooth. An October Fossil of the Month. This Megalodon has an incredible tan colored crown with an excellent brown bourlette. Highest quality enamel. Exceptional color! The serrations are razor sharp. Note - three serrations at the tip were professionally restored. The root is nicely articulated with an excellent light tan color. It is also extra wide (4-5/8") with typical hydration cracks and absolutely complete. This Megalodon was found in the Pungo River Formation, Lee Creek mine, Aurora, No. Carolina (Miocene age = 14.5 MYA). An excellent BIG collector's tooth from the old days at Lee Creek mine! Authenticity guaranteed. A killer BIG Lee Creek Meg tooth. It is extremely difficult to locate an extra large LC Megalodon tooth with fantastic eye appeal. This is the nicest tooth that I have had in several years!
LC001 Size: 5-5/8" (4-5/8" wide)
Note - Adding 9 new Lee Creek Meg & Chub teeth in October 2022 -> Link to LC Megs & ChubsLearn More
- Coelodonta antiquitatis (Woolly Rhino)$1,950.00
A TOP QUALITY, EXTRA LARGE Coelodonta antiquitatis jaw - the Woolly Rhinoceros. An October Fossil of the Month. This Ice Age monster lived during the Pleistocene throughout Europe and northern Asia. This jaw is complete and well preserved. Rhino material is scarer than Mammoth fossils. An excellent display piece from River Lena, Yatuksk, Siberia. Authenticity guaranteed. This jaw comes with a custom display steel stand. A fantastic display piece. Note - Product weighs 7.5 lbs. International orders will have a shipping surcharge. Please inquire for shipping cost.
X751 SIZE: 20" Length x 10" Height ; Max. Height on stand = 14"
Note - Posting 5 Woolly Rhinoceras teeth / jaws in October 2022. Link to Rhinocereas teeth.
- Spinosaurus aegyptiacus Manus Claw$9,500.00
A Very Rare, TOP QUALITY Spinosaurus aegyptiacus hand (manus) claw from the Kem Kem region of Morocco. A September Fossil of the Month. An exceptional manus claw with fantastic color. An extra wide and heavy claw. No breaks. One or two cracks are stabilized. All original with no filler. Excellent rich tan colors. Exceptional surface - no pitting, nicks or wear! Fantastic patina. Fully inflated (1-1/8" wide). Some proximal end surface erosion, but surface shape is maintained. No repair or restoration. 100% natural which is extremely rare for a Spinosurus claw. An exceptional quality, collector's claw. One of the finest quality manus claws that I have seen. Check out our selection of top quality Spinosaurus claws! Authenticity guaranteed. Note - a Riker frame will be included. You do not see fine quality Spinosaurus claws very often. The claws being sold are typically mostly restored and most often very poorly restored specimens. This is what a real, well preserved Spinosaurus claw looks like! Museum Quality. The Best of the BEST!
M1250 Size: 5-3/16" (straightline) 5-1/2" (curve) ; proximal end: 1-7/8" height & 1-1/8" thickness (width)Learn More
- Dakotaraptor steini (Raptor)$0.00
A RARE, Top Quality Dakotaraptor steini (raptor) tooth. A near or small adult specimen. Dakotaraptor steini is one of two recently described Hell Creek Fm. raptors. An August Fossil of the Month. This tooth is 9/16" which is a good sized. The enamel is excellent with a great dark brown color with some root etching. This tooth does not have the multiple prominent longitudinal "ribs" run the length of the crown. Excellent large posterior and small (weak) anterior serrations. See unique crown characteristic discussion below. No cracks. No repair. Legally collected on private land in the Hell Creek Fm., Powder River Co., Montana. Authenticity guaranteed. This is your chance to own a rare, top quality Dakotaraptor steini tooth. Note - A gem jar will be included as photographed.
DR09 SIZE: 9/16"
Note - Adding 10 new Acheroraptor / Dakotaraptor teeth in August 2022 Link to Raptor (Dromaeosaur) catalog.Learn More
- Dromaeosaurus albertensis$0.00
A RARE, Top Quality Dromaeosaurus albertensis (raptor) tooth from the Judith River Fm. of Montana. An August Fossil of the Month. This tooth is 3/8" which is a typical size. The enamel is excellent with a great brown color. This species is known for large posterior serrations that will turn upwards. Excellent large posterior (distal) and small anterior (mesial) serrations. No cracks. No repair. Legally collected on private land in the Judith River Fm., Wheatstone Co., Montana. Authenticity guaranteed. This is your chance to own a rare, top quality Dromaeosaurus albertensis tooth. Note - A gem jar will be included as photographed.
DG10 SIZE: 3/8"
Note - Adding 2 new Dromaeosaurus teeth in August 2022 Link to Raptor (Dromaeosaur) catalog.Learn More
- Saurornitholestes langstoni (Raptor)$245.00
A RARE, Top Quality Saurornitholestes langstoni (raptor) tooth. Saurornitholestes langstoni, “Langston's lizard-bird thief”, is currently the only described Judith River Fm. raptor. An August Fossil of the Month. This tooth is 3/8" which is a typical size. The enamel is excellent with a great brown color. This species is known for large posterior serrations that will turn upwards. Excellent large posterior (distal) and small anterior (mesial) serrations. No cracks. No repair. This is a Campanian age tooth (approx. 76 MYA). Legally collected on private land in the Judith River Fm., Wheatstone Co., Montana. Authenticity guaranteed. This is your chance to own a rare, top quality Saurornitholestes langstoni tooth. Note - A gem jar will be included as photographed.
DG02 SIZE: 3/8"
Note - Adding 4 new Saurornitholestes teeth in August 2022 Link to Raptor (Dromaeosaur) catalog.Learn More
- Paronychodon lacustris$0.00
An EXTRA LARGE, Top Quality Paronychodon lacustris tooth from Montana. A theropod from the Troodonidae family. An August Fossil of the Month. These teeth are recurved, flat, with strong longitudinal grooves running the length of the crown. They are non-serrate and may be related to Richardoestesia (see below). No cracks. No repair or restoration. Legally collected on private land in the Hell Creek Fm., Garfield Co., Montana. Authenticity guaranteed. Maximum size. Perfect tooth.
DB01 Size: 11/16"
Note - Adding 10 new Paronychodon teeth in August 2022 Link to Paronychodon catalog.
- Carcharocles megalodon$0.00
A Rare, Top Quality Classic Peruvian Megalodon tooth from the Ocucate area of Peru (Miocene age) with great color. An August Fossil of the Month. This Megalodon has an incredible light brown colored crown. The bourlette is a white color and the root is a nice white & tan color and complete. Great color! High quality enamel. The bourlette is excellent and 100% complete. The serrations are razor sharp and 100% complete with an excellent tip serration. The root has a natural crack, but it does not extend through the crown. No break. This Megalodon was found in the Ocucate area of Peru (Miocene age). No repair or restoration. A FANTASTIC Peruvian collector's tooth from the old days! Authenticity guaranteed. Perfect tooth. You do not see these teeth any more.
P002 Size: 3-7/8"
Note- Posting 3 new Peruvian Megalodon teeth in August 2022. Link to Peruvian Megalodon teethLearn More
- Carcharocles chubutensis$475.00
A GEM QUALITY Chubutensis tooth from the Ica area of Peru - an upper jaw tooth. An August Fossil of the Month. An excellent dark tan colored crown with no peel. Highest quality enamel. Sharp serrations are 1oo5 complete with an excellent tip serration. Note - the short serration is pathologic - no damage. Very nice side cusps. The bourlette is orange color and 100% complete. The root is excellent orange color, nicely articulated, and complete. An incredibly colored, Peruvian Chubutensis tooth! No reapir or restoration. Authenticity guaranteed. Perfect tooth.
P031 SIZE: 2-1/16"Learn More
- Carcharocles megalodon - Caribbean$3,750.00
An ULTRA RARE, Top Quality 6-1/8" Caribbean Megalodon tooth - a lower jaw PRINCIPAL ANTERIOR tooth. An August 2022 Fossil of the Month offering. This Megalodon tooth has an incredible very light tan colored crown with charcoal highlights. Highest quality enamel with no hydration cracks. The bourlette is near white colored and complete. The Caribbean Megalodon teeth consistently offer the closest to white colored enamel. Fantastic color! The serrations are razor sharp and complete. Excellent serrations overall. The root is a light tan color and no hydration cracks. Note - this tooth has professional restoration on a saw cut 3/4" below the tip and a few pits filled on root (typical for these teeth). Otherwise a perfect tooth. Excellent symmetry. This Megalodon was found in a commercial limestone quarry in the Caribbean (Miocene age). This is an incredibly colored Caribbean Megalodon tooth. One of finest examples of an ultra rare Caribbean Megalodon tooth that is natural that I have seen. An exceptional, rare collector's Megalodon tooth! Museum Quality Megalodon. Authenticity guaranteed. Note - The limestone is sawed into thin blocks for extraction which totally destroys 99%+ of these Megalodon teeth. The teeth with minimal damage are restored for collectors.
CA01 SIZE: 6-1/8" (4-1/4 W)
Note - Three Caribbean Megalodon teeth posted in August 2022. Link to Caribbean Megalodon teeth.Learn More