Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) tooth

  • Macroscopic Solutions
  • Digital Images
  • Online

Available online

view Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) tooth


Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)
You can use this work for any purpose, as long as it is not primarily intended for or directed to commercial advantage or monetary compensation. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) terms and conditions
Credit: Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) tooth. Macroscopic Solutions. Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)

Selected images from this work

View 1 image

About this work


Photomacrograph of a great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) tooth. The great white shark is one of the most popularly known sharks, with a fearsome reputation for attacking humans. It is considered the world's largest predator but has a broad range of prey which includes other marine mammals, bony fish and rays. Large white sharks can also catch reptiles, birds and other large fish. Their upper teeth are large, triangular in shape and sharply serrated which enables them to prey on large creatures. Their lower teeth are narrower and used to hold prey. Width of image is 7.5 cm.

Permanent link