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  • Palaeocarcharodon orientalis


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    Ludwigia

    Taxonomy

    Pygmy white shark tooth

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
    Class: Chondrichthyes
    Order: Lamniformes
    Family: Cretoxyrhinidae
    Genus: Palaeocarcharodon
    Species: P. orientalis
    Author Citation Sinzow 1899

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Cenozoic
    Period: Paleogene
    Epoch: Paleocene
    International Age: Danian

    Stratigraphy

    Not known

    Provenance

    Date Collected: 10/18/2017
    Acquired by: Purchase/Trade

    Dimensions

    Length: 4 cm

    Location

    Phosphate plateau
    Qued Zem
    Khourigba
    Morocco

    Comments

    Possible ancestor of great whites and megalodon.



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