Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:311
Fossil Type:Tooth
Fossil Description:Shortfin Mako shark
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Very Large (crown portion)
Class:Chondrichthyes
Subclass:Elasmobranchii
Order:Lamniformes
Scientific Name (Genus species):Isurus desori (Sismonda, 1849)
Era/Period:Cenozoic/Tertiary
Epoch/Age:Miocene/Eocene
MYA:5 to 23/55
Discovery Location (Water, Land):Atlantic Ocean, Manasquan River Inlet
Discovery Location (City, ST):Manasquan, NJ
Discovery Location (County):Monmouth
Deepest Formation:Manasquan
Color:Brown crown
Dimensions:0.9"L
Comments:Lower lateral crown, worn and chipped
Collector Name:EMD/NAD
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