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1 Inch Contortus Tooth from the Cliffs   Calvert County, Maryland, USA - Galeocerdo contortus

This is the largest specimen I have of this species, plus it is in outstanding condition.  Found embedded in the clay, this tooth never made it into the water to get worn.

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Tiger Shark Tooth With Two Tips   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus

I was with t$ one time when he found a flawless split tip tiger shark tooth and I have always regretting not beating him up and running off with it Now I am a member of the double tip tiger club, so I can let go of the past. Its nice to grow as a person, isn't it?

 

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Tiger Shark Teeth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
These extinct tiger shark teeth are everywhere in the Pungo....
Sympheseal Tiger Shark Teeth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
These wierd little teeth sit on the midline of jaw. They look different than all the other teeth in the mouth, which are nearly indistinguishable....
Pathologic Tiger Shark Tooth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
This tooth was broken while it was growing in the shark's mouth and then it kept growing after the injury. The result is multiple new tips extending from the rounded side of the tooth. One primary "tip" is most visible from the flat side of the tooth, while the others are only visible from the front....
Pathologic Tiger Shark Tooth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
This isn't a wildly pathologic tooth, but it does have an abnormally large serration next to the primary cone. The large serration is even serrated itself. Cool tooth....
3/4 inch Tiger Shark Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
I had to put this up because it has such killer color! The Chandler Bridge formation has some really killer color sometimes, and almost always, great preservation....
7/16" Tiger Shark   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
I found this one shifting from the bucket of chandler I took home. Its the symphyseal position of the tiger shark and this one is a perfect little tooth....
7/8" Extinct Tiger Shark Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
A beautiful, perfect specimen...
3/4" Extinct Tiger Shark Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
A beautiful little jem....
7/8" Extinct Tiger Shark Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo contortus
A beautiful, perfect specimen...
  

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