5.7" Fossil Sperm Whale (Scaldicetus) Tooth - South Carolina

This is a 5.7" long, Miocene aged, fossil Sperm Whale (Scaldicetus sp) tooth collected from a river in South Carolina. It was found associated with fossil shark teeth including those of the Megalodon. These whales would have been a food source for the gigantic Megalodon sharks living during the same time period.

There is a repaired crack in the middle of the tooth.

DETAILS
SPECIES
Scaldicetus sp.
LOCATION
River In South Carolina
FORMATION
Hawthorn Formation
SIZE
5.7" long
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#177335
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