Carcharocles megalodon Snacking on a Platybelodon in Miocene Waters. This image depicts the probably rare but plausible encounter between the giant shark Carcharocles (jaw diameter estimated at eleven feet) and a medium-sized proboscidean, Platybelodon.
Amazingly Vivid Dino Illustrations Reveal a Brutal Prehistoric World
Amazingly Vivid Dino Illustrations Reveal a Brutal Prehistoric World This image endeavors to restore some of the events leading to the creation of a large block of highly fossiliferous sandstone (containing Utahraptor over a range of ontogenetic stages a
Megalodon tooth found in North Carolina - Megalodon "big tooth" is an extinct species of shark that lived approximately 23 to 2.6 million years ago, during the Cenozoic Era (early Miocene to end of Pliocene) Regarded as one of the largest and most powerful predators in vertebrate history,C. megalodon probably had a profound impact on the structure of marine communities. Fossil remains suggest that this giant shark reached a length of 18 metres (59 ft)...
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