.37" Fossil Crusher Shark (Ptychodus) Tooth - Kansas

This is a small, .37" wide tooth from a Crusher Shark (Ptychodus mortoni) a genus of shell-crushing sharks from the Late Cretaceous period. There is some weathering to the top of this tooth. Comes in a small acrylic display case.

Its believed that these crusher sharks grew to be about 4-5 meters long that probably crushed and ate large shelled animals such as giant clams and ammonites.
FOR SALE
$7
DETAILS
SPECIES
Ptychodus mortoni
LOCATION
Gove County, Kansas
FORMATION
Niobrara Formation, Smoky Hill Chalk
SIZE
.37" wide
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#152335
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