Carcharocles chubutensis (Lee Creek)
A MONSTER sized, TOP QUALITY Classic Lee Creek Chubutensis tooth - upper jaw ANTERIOR tooth from Aurora, No. Carolina. This Chubutensis has an incredible tan colored crown and a nice brown bourlette. Highest quality enamel. Excellent color! The bourlette is multi-colored, looks nice, and is 75% complete. The serrations are extra large and razor sharp - 100% complete. Tip serration is very large. Exceptional serrations! The root is an excellent light tan color and complete with typical hydration cracks. The root also exhibits grooves on the root ends. This Chubutensis was found in the Pungo River Formation, Lee Creek mine, NC (Miocene age = 14.5 MYA). An extra large example of a classic Lee Creek Chubutensis tooth and one of the best considering the shape, color, and preservation. An exceptional, rare collector's tooth from the old days at Lee Creek mine! NO repair or restoration. Authenticity guaranteed. You do not see Chubutensis teeth this large very often!
LC010 Size: 4-1/4"
Note - Adding 8 new Lee Creek Meg & Chubutensis teeth in January 2021. Link to LC Megaodon teeth.