Saber-toothed Cat Lower Canine

Saber-toothed Cat Lower Canine

Apr 15, 2015

Though Smilodon fatalis is more famous for its large upper canine teeth, which are the source of its common name of saber-toothed cat, we also find its lower canines, like this one, recently excavated from Box 14 of Project 23.  We've shown it here compared to a cast (copy) of a complete lower jaw.


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