Otodus Obliquus,mackerel shark Khouribga, Morocco
Measures at 2 inches long x 1 1/2 wide from point to point. or it is 1 inch above the base.
It is on matrix. This tooth is almost perfect tooth. It is out of the matrix in which they found it in. It is just free from the rock itself in which they usually find them in .
This shark tooth is from an Otodus Obliquus, which is an extinct genus of the mackerel shark which lived in the time period of the Paleocene and Eocene time period. About 60 to 45 million years ago. The name Otodus, means ear-shaped. Found in Khouribaaga, Morocco.