Paleocarcarodon orientalis

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SKU: F094
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Upper side dental piece of ± 4 × 3 cms; Exceptional in size and conservation.

It is thought that the Carcharodon megalodon was a descendant of the Carcharodon orientalis (also known as Paleocarcharodon orientalis) and this would be the predecessor of the modern white shark Carcharodon carcharias.

 

 

Lower Eocene, Ypresiense

 

 

Oued zem, Morocco