Photographer: E. M. Barrows
Identifier: Don Greaves
Collector: Don Greaves
Location: Calvert County
Keywords: A Carcharodon megalodon Carcharocles megalodon fish fossil Great White Shark Miocene Epoch tooth
Additional Information: This species is also called Carcharocles megalodon (Timmerman and Chandler 1995, page 16). The tooth on the right is from a Great White Shark, and this tooth is about 10 million years old.
Timmerman, J. R. and R. Chandler. 1995. Cretaceous and Paleogene Fossils of North Carolina. A Field Guide. The North Carolina Fossil Club, Inc., Durham, NC. 70 pp.