Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:306
Fossil Type:Tooth
Fossil Description:Sand Tiger shark
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Medium (crown portion)
Class:Chondrichthyes
Subclass:Elasmobranchii
Scientific Name (Genus species):Carcharias (Odontaspis) cuspidata
Era/Period:Cenozoic/Tertiary
Epoch/Age:Eocene (Mid Miocene to Late Eocene 7 to 49 mya)
MYA:34 to 55
Discovery Location (Water, Land):Shark River
Discovery Location (City, ST):Wall/Neptune, NJ
Discovery Location (County):Monmouth
Deepest Formation:Shark River/Manasquan undifferentiated
Color:Dark brown crown
Collector Name:RLD
Image Filename 1:DSCF3981.jpg
Image Filename 2:DSCF3979.jpg

Nat Radio Co. P.O. Box 1849, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-1849 USA info@natradioco.com
Copyright © 2006-2007 Nat Radio Co. All rights reserved.