First description of a tooth of the extinct giant shark "Carcharocles megalodon" (Agassiz, 1835) found in the province of Seville (SW Iberian Peninsula) (Otodontidae)

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Medina Gavilán, José Luis; Toscano Grande, Antonio; Muñiz Guinea, Fernando; Delgado, Francisco Javier;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Fotografía y Biodiversidad
  • Subject: Carcharocles megalodon (Agassiz, 1835) | Megalodon | Otodontidae | Fossil | Paleontology | Burguillos | Seville | Megalodón | Fósil | Paleontología | Sevilla | Tortoniense

Fossil remains of the extinct giant shark Carcharocles megalodon (Agassiz, 1835) are rare in interior Andalusia (Southern Spain). For the first time, a fossil tooth belonging to this paleospecies is described from material found in the province of Seville (Burguil... View more
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