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Fossil Shark Teeth Mako Shark, ancestor of modern Great White Shark
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Mako Shark Tooth

My first big shark's tooth of the day. Awesome color, no chips or dings anywhere and a solid root.
Location Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA
Species Isurus hastalis
Age Miocene Epoch
Formation Pungo Formation
Category Shark Teeth
Length 1 15/16 inches

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Date Added3/15/2005

Complete exposed, but it was so close to the color of the hill that I had to be right on top of it before I saw it.
  

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