National Natural Landmarks

Comb Ridge

Comb Ridge
Comb Ridge

Comb Ridge is the only known location for tritylodont fossils in North America. The close relationship between the specimen found here and those in South Africa, Argentina, and Eastern China provides support for the theory of continental drift.

Location: Navajo County, AZ ; Navajo County, AZ

Year designated: 1976

Acres: 11

Ownership: Indian Trust (Navajo Indian Nation)

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