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  1. New Anoxypristis Sawfish Mucrodens Rostrum 755mm

    Anoxypristis Sawfish Mucrodens Rostrum 755mm


    Includes bronze stand (currently being fabricated)

    Rare Anoxypristis sawfish fossil rostrum, the rostral blade was discovered with the animals' teeth seated in their original positions. The whole specimen jaw section now presented on a custom fitted lucite display stand (not illustrated in the images). The rostrum conserved from the palaeocene limestones which surrounded it was laid down over sixty million years ago. Genus: Anoxypristis Mucrodens (White, 1926) or Pristis Lathami (Galeotti 1837) Origin: Phosphate deposits of Khouribga, Ouled Abdoun Basin, Morocco, North Africa. Age: Cenozoic era, [Tertiary] Paleogene period, late Palaeocene epoch, Maastrichtian - Ypresian ages, approximately 72 - 56 million years. Anoxypristis sawfish measurements. Length: 75.5 cm Width: 15 cm Perspex base measurements. Length: 78 cm Width: 18 cm Approximate weight: 15 Kg

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