Scientists have unearthed the remains of a giant 18-metre shark.
Mexico archaeologists have found the remains of 18-foot sharks. Scientists believe that the fossils belong to the ancestor of the modern white shark – the Megalodon.
The age of the animal is discovered, scientists estimated the range from 1.8 to 5 million years. And, although it was identified only back without the head, scientists have found that the length of the creature was incredible 18 m.
Note that the average length of a Megalodon a few less and equal to 15 m. the Weight of these creatures has reached 47 tons.
It is believed that the Megalodon was an apex predator, which was on the top of the food chain. Hunted this ancient beast, particularly on whales.
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