Species: Carcharodontosaurus saharicus
Age: Cretaceous, Cenomanian
Locality: near Taouz, Morocco
Measurements: 13.5 x 12 cm
Weight: 703 g
According to American palaeontologist Paul Sereno, Carcharodontosaurus was « Africa’s answer to Tyrannosaurus« .
This fantastic vertebra is large and well-preserved, and shows beautiful colors.
There are signs of small restorations and remains of matrix rock that was stabilized.