Megalodon Ancestor: Fossil Teeth Link Beast To Earth’s Largest Shark | Ocean Leadership

It took nearly 40 years, but researchers have finally collected enough fossil teeth in Alabama to properly identify a previously unknown species of ancient shark — one that was a possible ancestor of megalodon, the largest shark to ever exist. (From Live Science/ By Laura Geggel) — The

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Megalodon Ancestor: Fossil Teeth Link Beast to Earth’s Largest Shark – Live Science

The newly identified Bryant Shark, which swam during the dinosaur age, is likely an ancestor of megalodon, the largest shark that ever lived.

Source : Megalodon Ancestor: Fossil Teeth Link Beast to Earth’s Largest Shark

PLOS ONE: Identifying the “demon whale-biter”: Patterns of scarring on large whales attributed to a cookie-cutter shark Isistius sp

The presence of crater-like wounds on cetaceans and other large marine vertebrates and invertebrates has been attributed to various organisms.

Source : PLOS ONE: Identifying the “demon whale-biter”: Patterns of scarring on large whales attributed to a cookie-cutter shark Isistius sp

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Nightmarish Shark That Lures Victims With Its Effed Up Teeth | WIRED

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Nightmarish Shark That Lures Victims With Its Effed Up Teeth | WIRED.