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Heterodontus Lerichei

Fossil shark Paleocene to Eocene epoch

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.09"

I found 5 Heterodontus teeth today. 2 anteriors and 3 crushers. This is a real nice anterior. 2 of 5.
.13"

I believe this is a anterior tooth. Or at least this is the best match i see. With this species there are teeth like this and then there are teeth that look more like crushers. Front and side angle of tooth shown. Please contact me if you believe this to be something different.
.13"

Nice anterior tooth
.13"

Awesome anterior tooth.
.13"

Real nice anterior.
.13"

I found 5 Heterodontus teeth today. 2 anteriors and 3 crushers. This is a real nice anterior. 3 of 5.
.13"

Decent Paleocene anterior Heterodontus tooth from the Aquia Formation of Maryland missing some of the v shaped root.
.19"

Nice tooth from the Nanjemoy formation. These are fairly common here.
.19"

Real nice tooth.
.19"

I found 5 Heterodontus teeth today. 2 anteriors and 3 crushers. This is a decent crusher. 5 of 5.
.25"

a nice front tooth
.25"

Not sure this is a Lerichei. It is either worn on the crown or a different species. Really doesn't appear worn.
.25"

This tooth is pretty beat up but it is my first Heterodontus from the Aquia.
.25"

Nice crusher
.25"

a little damage to one side
.25"

This tooth is from the Aquia formation. They are really not too common from this site.
.25"

Nice crusher tooth
.25"

Starting to find more of these.
.25"

An eocene heterodontus.
.31"

Nice crusher tooth
.31"

I finally found one of these little buggers. A crusher tooth.
.31"

Nice crusher plate
.31"

Nice lateral Bullhead tooth.
.31"

Great crusher tooth
.31"

Real nice Paleocene Heterodontus crusher tooth.
.31"

nice crusher tooth
.31"

I found 5 Heterodontus teeth today. 2 anteriors and 3 crushers. This is a decent crusher. 4 of 5.
.38"

My first confirmed heterodontus in great shape
.38"

Nice crusher tooth
.38"

I can't seem to find one of these in the Aquia where they are more common. This one is from the Nanjemoy.
.38"

Awesome lateral tooth.
.38"

An eocene heterodontus.
.38"

Paleocene lateral crusher tooth from the Aquia Formation of Maryland.
.38"

Nice Paleocene, crusher bullhead shark tooth from the Aquia Formation of Maryland.
.44"

a nice crusher tooth
.44"

a nice crusher tooth
.44"

a uncomon tooth
.44"

My largest crusher plate to date
.44"

a nice crusher tooth
.44"

Real nice crusher tooth.
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