Onchopristis numidus                          

SKU
M1022
Out of stock
$145.00
Overview

An EXTRA LARGE, Top Quality Onchopristis numidus rostal tooth from the Kem Kem area of Morocco. Onchopristis was a largefearsome Cretaceous Saw shark, and it is believed to be a meal for Spinosaurus. Fantastic red color. Two cracks. No restoration. Authenticity guaranteed. One of my favorite shark teeth. A special BIG tooth.

M1022        SIZE: 3-1/8"

Note – Adding 8 new Onchopristis teeth in November 2022.  ->  Link to Onchopristis Catalog

These are exceptional examples of extinct Onchopristis rostal teeth from the late Cretaceous period. Their rostrum or snout measured up to 8 feet in length and was lined with large barbed rostal teeth. This Saw shark grew to 30 feet in length. The rostal teeth are superb quality specimens - large and beautiful! Our BEST selection ever!