Name Meaning:  ????

Crystal Lake Location Found:  Kem Kem Beds, Morocco Geologic Era:  Cretaceous

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Estimated Size: ???? (probably on the smaller side)

Extinction: ????

I affectionately call this the “two-tone bone,” for its striking contrast of colors.  It is most likely a humerus, and is crocodilian in origin.  Unfortunately, an isolated find such as this makes it difficult to concretely identify the species it came from, though we can narrow it down to crocodiliforms found in those particular sediments.  

The Suspects:



Image Credits:

Aegisuchus:  By Original artwork by Henry P. Tsai, University of Missouri. –, CC BY 2.5,

Araripesuchus:  By Todd Marshall – Fig. 46C in Sereno PC, Larsson HCE (2009) Cretaceous Crocodyliforms from the Sahara. ZooKeys 28: 1–143. doi:10.3897/zookeys.28.325, CC BY 3.0,

Elosuchus  By Nobu Tamura ( – Own work, CC BY 3.0,

Hamadasuchus:  By CaptMondo – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Laganosuchus:  By Nobu Tamura ( – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,