Teen Looking For Arrowheads Finds Prehistoric Mastodon Jaw Instead
WEIRD NEWS 05/17/2019 04:57 pm ET

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A teen searching for arrowheads in southern Iowa found something much bigger: the prehistoric jawbone of a mastodon.

The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports that the 30-inch bone belonged to a juvenile mastodon, an elephant-like animal believed to have roamed Iowa some 34,000 years ago.

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