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Fossil Modern Tiger Shark Tooth with Bite Marks   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier

You can clearly see on the white patchy area of the tooth where it took a bite out of itself. There are little lines parallel to each other. 

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Pathologic Modern Tiger Shark Tooth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
I didn't even know I found this little gem until later during the cleaning ritual at the hotel. As I scrubbed away the mud, I saw the twisted serrations and danced the happy dance....
15/16 patho tiger shark   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
The wifey found this and she said she wasnt even sure it was a tooth.  ...
Big Cuvier Vert with a prize inside   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
Found just a bit of this big 'n exposed while crawling around the Yorktown. Thought it was a tuna vert at first, given the size. Was very pleased when I removed enough silt to reveal what it was-- a whopper of a tiger shark vert. To make it even better, when I turned it over, stuck to the dirt on the bottom was a small I. hastalis/xiphodon tooth. Definitely made my day....
Big Ol' Tiger   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
A whopper of a G. Cuvier(1.5 in) I picked up last year sometime. While they do get bigger, not by much!...
Tiger shark teeth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
A quartet of modern tigers harvested from PCS....
Tiger Shark Teeth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
I found a load of nice cuviers, way too many to post individually. The largest is 1 3/8 inches long....
Galeocerdo cuvier teeth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
Closeup of cuvier teeth similar to G. contortus, discussed in this site's forum....
1 3/8" Tiger Shark Tooth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
1 3/8" Tiger Shark Tooth
1 3/16" Tiger Shark Tooth   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
I found a few big tiger shark teeth digging in the Yorktown, too, and this was the creme of the crop!...
1 1/8" Tiger Shark   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Galeocerdo cuvier
A flawless giant tiger shark from the world famous PCS phosphate mine in Aurora, NC....
  

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