Ascherson's Shark - Cretalamna aschersoni

SKU: Ascherson's Shark - Cretalamna aschersoni
Ascherson's Shark

Estimated length : four metres (13 feet)

Age : Early Eocene, about 52 million years old

Locality : Khouribga, Morocco







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Additional Information

Additional Information

Weight 0.1600
Height (cm) 7.50
Width (cm) 5.30
Depth (cm) 1.40
Chakra N/A
Stone N/A
Chemical Composition N/A
Origin N/A
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Ascherson's Shark - Cretalamna aschersoni Estimated length : four metres (13 feet) Age : Early Eocene, about 52 million years old Locality : Khouribga, Morocco This is a relatively uncommon fossil shark with delicate, very attractive teeth. Little is known about it's ancestors; it became extinct in the Late Eocene, about 35 million years ago leaving no living descendants. The front teeth are spear-like and the lateral teeth possess large separate lateral cusps giving them an exotic appearance.