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Toxochelys latiremis

Pronounced (TOKS-UH-KEE-leez lat-ee-ray-mis) Discovered By: Mike Triebold, 1993 Discovery Location: Lane County, Kansas Diet: Opportunistic (Omnivore) Period: Late Cretaceous Age: 83 million years Formation: Niobrara Chalk Length: 2-4 ft Toxochelys was probably the most abundant turtle in the North American inland seaway. It is a close relative of modern sea turtles. Toxochelys had numerous adaptations […]

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