Plesiosaur (Zarafasaura oceanis)              

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    M1126
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    A well preserved, Large Zarafasaura oceanis Plesiosaur tooth, a large extinct upper Cretaceous marine reptile from the phosphate region (Oulad Abdoun Basin), Khouribga, Morocco. This Plesiosaur has been named Zarafasaura oceanis in 2011. Matrix free specimen. One crack was stabilized. A fantastic specimen. Authenticity guaranteed. 

    M1126             SIZE: 2-1/4"

    Note - We posted nine new Plesiosaur teeth in November 2020.   -->   Link to Moroccan Plesiosaur teeth

    Great examples teeth of an extinct Plesiosaur, Zarafasaura oceanis, a large late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) marine reptile from the phosphate region of Morocco. Sharks had to fear these creatures! This species has an unusually long neck and Zarafasaurus literally means "giraffe lizard" in ArabicC. Found in the phosphate  region (Oulad Abdoun Basin), Khouribga, Morocco. Note - This species was previously recognized as Plesiosaurus mauritanicus (Arambourg 1952) which is now regarded as a nomem dubiumZarafasaura oceanis was named in 2011.

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    Size2-1/16"
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