.96" Crusher Shark (Ptychodus) Tooth - Kansas

This is a .96" tooth from a Crusher Shark (Ptychodus mortoni) a genus of shell-crushing sharks from the Late Cretaceous period. Its believed they grew to be about 4-5 meters long that probably crushed and ate large shelled animals such as giant clams and ammonites.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Ptychodus mortoni
LOCATION
Gove County, Kansas
FORMATION
Niobrara Formation, Smoky Hill Chalk
SIZE
.96"
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#71756
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