Coelodonta antiquitatis (Wooly Rhino)

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    X704 BoP
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    A TOP QUALITY, EXTRA LARGE Coelodonta antiquitatis tooth - the Wooly Rhinoceros. This Ice Age monster lived during the Pleistocene  throughout Europe and northern Asia. This molar is complete and well preserved. Rhino material is much rarer than Mammoth fossils. An excellent display piece from Siberia, Russia. Authenticity guaranteed.

    X704       SIZE: 4-1/4" x 2" x 1"

    Coelodonta antiquitatis, the woolly rhinoceros, is an extinct species of rhinoceros that was common throughout Europe and northern Asia during the Pleistocene epoch. The genus name Coelodonta means "cavity tooth". The woolly rhinoceros was a member of the Pleistocene megafauna. The wooly rhino was an unusually large Ice Age mammal  that grew to 11 feet in length and stood 6 feet at its shoulders.  It had a huge pair of horns that grew inline on its snout with a front horn reaching 3 feet in length.

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