A Top Quality, CLASSIC Lee Creek Carcharocles chubutensis, a C. megalodon predecessor, from Aurora, No. Carolina. This tooth was found in the Pungo River Formation (middle Miocene age). Note the crown exhibits large cusplike bumps at the base of the serrated edge and the root ends also show grooves where the teeth interlocked. These are characteristic traits of the Lee Creek early Meg - C. chubutensis. A gorgeous tan colored crown with an excellent brown bourlette and 100% complete. Fantastic serrations and tip serration - 100% complete. The root is tan with typical hydration cracks. Highest quality enamel! Excellent color! No repair or restoration. Authenticity guaranteed.
LC015 Size: 2-11/16"
Note - Adding 14 Lee Creek Megalodon & Chubutensis teeth In June 2021. -> Link to LC Megs & Chubs