theropods

Prehistory
8:01 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

First Carnivore Dinosaur Tooth Found at Black Mesa

Credit byways.org

Black Mesa is the highest point in Oklahoma.  Its name comes from a layer of black volcanic rock that coated the mesa 10 million years ago.  Located in the northwest corner of the panhandle, it's where The University Herald says Dr. Mark Micozzi found a tooth from the largest land-dwelling carnivores- theropods. 

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