Finest Quality - Dromaeosaurid Raptor Tooth from Morocco

$225.00

Description

For sale is a Dromaeosaurid raptor tooth of supreme quality. This is a perfect tooth, free from any flaws. The enamel varies brilliant shades of deep red and the serrations are in pristine condition. The size of this tooth corresponds with a fully grown individual and the shape indicates it belongs to the Dromaeosauridae family. The tip is perfect intact and there has been no restorations or repairs done to it; a truly rare gem. It comes with a free Riker display box.

This fossil was measured with a caliper is ensure accuracy.

Family:  Dromaeosauridae (Colbert and Russell 1969)

Genus: Dromaeosauridae indet.

Length: 0.583” (14.83mm)

Width: 0.286” (7.28mm)

Weight: 0.013 oz. (0.36 grams)

Location: Taouz, Kem Kem Basin, Sahara Desert, Morocco.

Geological Formation: Ifezouane Formation, Red Sandstone Beds

Dromaeosauridae (meaning 'running lizards') is a family of small to medium feathered theropod dinosaurs that lived from the mid Jurassic to late Cretaceous. They grew to 0.7 to 6 meters in length (2.3 ft to 20 ft), though some species may have been larger and were widely dispersed throughout the world. Their fossilized remains can be found today in North America, Europe, Africa, Japan, China, Mongolia, Manchuria, Madagascar, Argentina, and Antarctica. Here is more information of Dromaeosaurs.

Specifications

Location: Taouz, Kem Kem Basin, Sahara Desert, Morocco.

Geological Formation: Ifezouane Formation, Red Sandstone Beds

Family:  Dromaeosauridae (Colbert and Russell 1969)

Genus: Dromaeosauridae indet.

Geological era: Mesozoic

Period: Early Cretaceous

Stage: Cenomanian

Age (MYA): 96 Million Years Ago

Length: 0.583” (14.83mm)

Width: 0.286” (7.28mm)

Weight: 0.013 oz. (0.36 grams)

Shipping

We offer free standard shipping within Australia with a maximum handling time of 1 business day. If you need your item quickly, please choose the Express Postage option during checkout. International postage is a flat rate of $20 AUD.

If insurance is needed, please contact us to organise it and we will respond within 24 hours.

Return Policy

If your item(s) arrives damaged, or you are not 100% satisfied with it, please contact us with the details and if the problem cannot be resolved we will issue you a full refund upon receiving the item back in the mail. Our refund will include the whole amount you paid as well as the cost of your postage. We strive to make our customers happy so please contact us if you have any trouble or questions.

All orders are dispatched within 24 hours, except for weekends and public holidays. Below is our shipping chart, all prices are in USD. Orders $250 USD and over come with free standard postage worldwide.
Standard postage takes 6+ business days to arrive, whereas Express is only 1-4 business days.

Region Standard (tracked) Express (1-4 business days)
North America $12 $25
UK & Europe $16 $30
New Zealand $10 $20
Australia Free $8

Our lifetime guarantees means you can buy from us with absolute confidence. If at any time you discover the condition of your fossil was not as described (e.g. has restoration or repairs not as described) we will issue you a full refund including postage.

If your item(s) arrives damaged, or you are not 100% satisfied with it, please contact us with the details and if the problem cannot be resolved we will issue you a full refund upon receiving the item back in the mail. Our refund will include the whole amount you paid as well as the cost of your postage. We strive to make our customers happy so please contact us if you have any trouble or questions.