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fossilsonwheels posted a topic in Member CollectionsAfter the Hybodontids, our program starts to transition toward the modern sharks. We introduce lamniform sharks and the cow sharks. We will not be able to spend much time at all on the Cow and Crow Sharks. They only get a brief introduction and a look at the teeth. Squalicorax is an important species for us even though we do not spend a lot of time on it. The students in first few classes we do presentations for will be going home with Squalicorax teeth from Morocco. We would like to spend more time on the Cow sharks eventually but we only have one tooth to show them and we will have to edit c
whowat13 posted a topic in Questions & AnswersI recently acquired a small "lot" of cow shark teeth from Sacaco, Peru. In the lot was 1 cow shark tooth that measures about 1.6 inches from front to back, and was wondering if there was any occurrence known of teeth from the giant cow shark Notidanidon loozi being found there. Also, in the same lot, there were two cow shark teeth (these may be partials, but are from the leading edge of the tooth) that bear a very strong resemblance to a cow shark species that as far as I know is only found in Bakersfield, CA... Hexanchus andersoni. I would also like an opinion on any occurrence of this sp