Snaggletooth shark - extinct - Hemipristis serra

Snaggletooth shark - extinct - Hemipristis serra

SKU: Extinct Snaggletooth shark
Extinct snaggletooth shark - Hemipristis serra

Estimated length : Five metres (16 feet)

Age : Late Miocene, about 6 million years old

Locality : Venice Beach, Florida

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Additional Information

Weight 0.1600
Height (cm) 7.50
Width (cm) 5.30
Depth (cm) 1.40
Chakra No
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Chemical Composition No
Origin No
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Extinct snaggletooth shark - Hemipristis serra Estimated length : Five metres (16 feet) Age : Late Miocene, about 6 million years old Locality : Venice Beach, Florida The modern Snaggletooth shark is restricted to the southern tropical oceans, and is not thought to be a threat to man. It's giant Miocene ancestor, however, had few natural enemies and was a fearsome predator of the tropical oceans. It's long hooked serrated teeth allowed it to choose it's prey at will. Fossil snaggletooth teeth are found worldwide, with the finest specimens found in Florida and the Carolinas.