Bull Shark Tooth

$4.00

SKU: AP-SL0124

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Bull Shark Tooth – Carcharhinus leucas

The Science

The Bull Shark is found in temperate coastal waters worldwide and it is known for its tolerance for brackish and fresh water, allowing it to swim far up rivers and streams.

Peter Benchley's Jaws was inspired by a famous series of shark attacks in 1916 which are thought likely to have been perpetrated by Bull Sharks. Because it ranges close to shore near where people swim (unlike the deepwater Great White), and because it is a large, strong and aggressive animal, the Bull Shark is considered perhaps the most dangerous shark to humans. Growing over ten feet in length, it feeds mostly on bony fish, though as an opportunistic hunter it will also eat turtles, birds, mammals, stingrays and crustaceans.

The Story

Sold singly, these glossy white teeth are typical for a Bull Shark - triangular and blade-like with a wide root and tiny serrations. They are quite sharp and will cut paper!

These tooth are about one inch in length.

SKU: AP-SL0124
Dimensions: 1"W x 1"L x 0.13"D
Scientific Name: Carcharhias leucas
Origin: Temperate Coastal Waters
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Color:
White
Origin:
North America
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  • 5
    Great teaching item

    Posted by Unknown on Sep 4th 2020

    My grandson loves sharks and this is perfect to learn what different shark teeth look like

  • 5
    Bull Shark Teeth Review

    Posted by Unknown on Oct 25th 2018

    Excellent shark teeth to give as gifts.

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