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HunterLacrosse posted a topic in Fossil IDI saw this online, labeled as a Hoffmann mosasaur. Species was listed as Mosasaurus hoffmanni Age was listed as the Upper Cretaceous, Maastrichtian stage, (~66 Million Years) Location was listed as Oued Zem, Morocco The formation was listed as Ouled Abdoun Basin (Phosphate beds) The size listed at 6.7cm Is this true?
@pachy-pleuro-whatnot-odon and I wrote a paper on Mosasaurus hoffmannii fossils from the Moroccan Phosphates. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/357836567_Occurrence_of_Mosasaurus_hoffmannii_Mantell_1829_Squamata_Mosasauridae_in_the_Maastrichtian_Phosphates_of_Morocco https://www.aaps-journal.org/pdf/JPS.C.22.0001.pdf Abstract: Marginal tooth crowns from the hypercarnivorous marine reptile Mosasaurus hoffmannii Mantell, 1829 are reported for the first time from the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) phosphates of Morocco. Fossilized remains of this speci