08th Oct 2020

Mosasaur Discovered in Morocco

An exciting discovery has been made in the fossil-rich treasure troves of Morocco! Known for it’s remarkable phosphate mines, Morocco has been a site of many significant paleontological discoveries, and has produced fossils of world-famous genuses of dinosaurs such as Spinosaurus maroccanus.┬áMost recently, paleontologists have discovered the almost 3 and a half foot long skull of an aquatic mosasaur lizard, naming it “Gavialimimus almaghribensis”, meaning “Seagull Mimic of the Maghreb”. The most striking feature of...