Tooth of ancient megashark stolen in Australia

Tooth of ancient megashark stolen in Australia
 

A tooth that belonged to an ancient giant shark has been stolen from a World Heritage Site in Australia, authorities have said.
The 8cm (3in) tooth went missing from an undisclosed location in a remote national park in Western Australia.
The fossil came from the Megalodon species, a giant predator that is believed to have died out about 2.6 million years ago.
Authorities suspect the tooth was deliberately targeted by thieves.
It was one of two Megalodon teeth located in the Unesco World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Coast, according to Western Australia's Department of Environment and... read more

 
13 March 2018 in World News, Views: 50
Source: BBC
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