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Dorsal Plate of Stegosaurus Box Set - box-sets

Dorsal Plate of Stegosaurus Box Set

4 x 8 x 11.5 cm
Period:Upper Jurassic
Fun Facts:
  • Stegosaurus had a distinctive alternating double row of plates down its back and tail.
  • These would have stiffened the tail which was also armed with four large spikes.
  • These plates were covered in blood channels and have been interpreted as temperature controllers, signalling devices or as armour.