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Scientific name: Chordata: Chondrichthyes: : : Nebrius thielensis
Common Name: Thiel 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 extremely rare fossil on 31 March 2001 at the PCS Phosphate Mine, Aurora, Beaufort County, North Carolina.  This tooth is from the Miocene Epoch, 24–5 million years ago.

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