Waited 3 million years: found the tooth of a prehistoric shark giant

A unique discovery waiting to happen in the UK

Ждал 3 миллиона лет: найдено зуб доисторической акулы-гиганта

The Englishman and archaeologist Tony Hayes is a true seeker of artifacts. And through this hobby he collected a unique collection. The latest discovery of man was the tooth of a 16-metre shark.

In the County of Essex in the beach town of Clacton Tony Hayes discovered tooth ancient shark Megalodon that lived here over 3 million years ago. It is known that she could reach staggering proportions.

Ждал 3 миллиона лет: найдено зуб доисторической акулы-гиганта

So, in a marine predator length was 16 meters, and it weighs 47 tons. Scientist at first very puzzled by the discovery of the fossils. In addition, he did not immediately recognize, who could belong to a giant Fang.

It is known that the teeth and the size of the Megalodon is three times more than the largest specimens of white sharks living now. Your search for Tony gates has devoted seven years and finally they succeeded.

65-year-old archaeologist incredibly glad for this find, which was the crown of his collection. Scientists are engaged in extinct predators, found that the bite force of a Megalodon was about 10 tons, that is, superhilac could easily bite a small whale.

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Also Znayu wrote that the hunters kill the largest animal in the world.

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