Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Finding Fossils in Florida

Some of the Fossils I found this morning walking along the shore of Manasota Beach, SW Florida. Far left a 2.5" Prehistoric Horse tooth, numerous fossil shark teeth, fossil Sting Ray barb fragment, fossil turtle shell fragment and other fossil bone shards. Fossils of all kinds can be found in abundance in Florida.

Types of Prehistoric Sharks teeth you can find in Florida. The extinct Carcharodon or Meg (Megalodon)  teeth can be found as large as 7". That would have been a 70 foot long shark! With a really nasty attitude! Some of these teeth can be quite valuable!


  1. Just stumbled across your blog. What amazing finds! You are an inspiration during this pre-yard sale season! Can't wait to get out there and hunt!

  2. Hi Suzy, Thanks very much and good luck with your hunts, please Keep me informed! Regards, Dave