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Palaeocarcharodon orientalis

€ 69,50
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Palaeocarcharodon orientalis

WITH A WONDERFUL COLOR

At the moment  A large, rare collector's tooth.

QUALITY TEETH  5.3 cm 2.08 inch 

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Species: †P. orientalis
  • Family: †Cretoxyrhinidae
  • Genus: †Palaeocarcharodon, Casieer, 1960
  • Palaeocarcharodon, also known as the pygmy white shark, is a genus of sharks in the family Cretoxyrhinidae. Palaeocarcharodon orientalis is the only species of this genus. These sharks lived in the Paleocene, from 61.7 to 55.8 Ma.
  • Teeth of Palaeocarcharodon are triangular, labio-lingually compressed, with quite irregular serrations and serrate lateral cusplets. They can reach a size of about 3–6 centimetres