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Scientific name: Chordata: Chondrichthyes: : : Echnorhinus blakei
Common Name: Bramble Shark

Country: USA
State/District: NC
County: Beaufort
Date (D-M-Y): 31 - 3 - 2001

Photographer: E. M. Barrows

Identifier: P. Platt
Collector: P. Platt
Location: Calvert Marine Museum
Keywords: fish fossil shark Miocene Epoch tooth
Additional Information: Pam Platt, Calvert Marine Museum Fossil Club, found this rare shark tooth in the Martin Marietta Mine near Rocky Point, Pender County, NC, on 30 March 2001.  This tooth is from the Eocene Epoch and is about 40,000,000 years old.

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