An Ultra RARE, Top Quality Dakotaraptor steini (raptor) tooth. This is a one of the first four maxillary or dentary teeth based upon Dromaeosaurus. Dakotaraptor steini is one of the recently described Hell Creek Fm. raptors. This tooth is 5/8" which is a typical size. The enamel is very good with a great brown color. A smooth crown. Excellent small posterior (distal = 5-6 ser./mm) and very small anterior (mesial = worn) serrations. See unique tooth characteristic discussion below. No cracks. No repair. Legally collected on private land in the Hell Creek Fm., Powder River Co., Montana. Note - 2015 Dakotaraptor description paper attached below. Authenticity guaranteed. This is your chance to own a rare, top quality Dakotaraptor steini tooth. Note - A gem jar will be included as photographed. A very rare Hell Creek Fm. raptor tooth!
DR05 SIZE: 5/8"
Note - Adding 19 new Acheroraptor & Dakotaraptor teeth in March 2021 Link to Raptor (Dromaeosaur) catalog.