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Carcharocles megalodon, Agassiz with crenulation


Kuzubukuro, Higashi-matsuyama city, Saitama pref., Japan

Miocene, Neogene, Cenozoic (15 Ma)


Kindgom Animalia, Phylum Chordata, Subphylum Vertebrata, Class Chondrichthyes, Subclass Elasmobranchii, Order Lamniformes, Family Otodontidae


Carcharodon megalodon, Agassiz, Procarcharodon megalodon, Casier

Carcharodon with crenulation

Width: 40 mm. Tooth fossil of huge shark. Crenulation is preserved well. Recovered from the lower fresh part of Godo Formation formed under the marine environment such as continental shelf.

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