Paleocarcharodon orientalis

27,00 €
SKU: F178
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Spectacular fossilized shark tooth; perfectly preserved with all its side saws intact, on the side. Measures ± 5 × 3,7cms. It is delivered with a box.

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.

 

 


Ypresiense, Lower Eocene

 

 


Ouled Abdoun, Morocco