This listing is for a beautifully preserved Tyrannosaurus Rex premaxillary tooth. The premaxilla is the bone that makes up the very front of the upper skull of the animal. It is essentially the tip of the snout and teeth in this jaw position are very unique in that the serrations both run along the same edge of the tooth.
This tooth has incredible crisp serrations and well preserved enamel. The tooth measures 1 1/8" in length and would have been closer to 2" if it was totally complete.
This fossil was found in the Hell Creek Formation of Powder River County, MT. This is a great opportunity to own a real Tyrannosaurus Rex tooth for a very reasonable price! The Hell Creek Formation dates back to the Late Cretaceous approximately 66-68 million years in age.
It represent the coastline of an ancient sea that spanned across the middle of North American during much of the Mesozoic Era. That is why dinosaur remains are so common in the American West, those areas were the ancient floodplains of a seaway that no longer exists.Dinosaur like the famous Tyrannosaurus Rex, Triceratops and Pachycephalosaurus were part of this amazing ecosystem. Other dinosaur such as Edmontosaurus, Thescelosaurus, Struthiomimus and Oviraptorids existed here as well.
And of course there were the Dromaeosaurs Raptors that inhabited this area and preyed upon these species such as Acheropraptor and Dakotaraptor. The item "T Rex Tyrannosaurus Rex Premaxillary Tooth Dinosaur Fossil Hell Creek MT" is in sale since Friday, June 28, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Fossils\Vertebrates\Amphibian, Reptile & Dinosaur". The seller is "hellcreekdinosaurs" and is located in Oxford, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Saint lucia, Gibraltar, Cambodia, Luxembourg, Peru, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.