A rare Chubutensis tooth - an upper jaw tooth. A tan colored crown with no peel. The bourlette is a dark tan color. Excellent serrations and side cusps. The root is tan color and complete. Note - there is root repair. A rare Peruvian Chubutensis tooth!Authenticity guaranteed.
This catalog contains exceptional teeth from an early Giant White shark - Carcharocles chubutensis, an immediate ancestor of C. megaolodon. These teeth are noted for their well defined triangular crown and small side cusps with well defined serrations. The Chubutensis lived from the early to mid-Miocene age (20 million years ago).
Peru produces some of the finest Chubutensis teethknown, and topquality teeth are quite rare! Even the good quality Chub teeth with minor repair are very difficult to locate with the banning of exportation. This is an incredible selection of Chubutensis teeth. These teeth are very difficult to locate and from my old inventory!