Object of the Month

Each month we present you a particularly beautiful or interesting object from the drawers and cabinets of the various university collections and institutions as the "Object of the Month" to make it visible to the general public.

Object of the Month July 2017:

Tooth of a Megalodon

Zahn eines Megazahnhaies

Zahn von Megaselachus megalodon (Agassiz in Charlesworth 1837)
Maße: L. 11 cm
Fundort: Wiener Becken
Serie: Miozän
Aus der Paläontologischen Sammlung

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Previous Objects

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