Carcharodon Megalodon is an extinct species large shark that existed from the Cenozoic Era to the Pleistocene Period. It is known to be the direct ancestor to the present day Carcharodon Carcharias.
Size and Power
The Megalodon's size and power is usually based on calculations from their fossilized teeth. Some have determined that she shark can grow to a length of either 60-70ft long, with a bite width of 10ft.
Carcharodon CarchariasCarcharodon Carcharias or the Great White Shark is the only descendant of the Megalodon and has never had to evolve into a better killer, other than it's size which is smaller than it's ancestor. They are known to have aqquired the ability to attack their prey from below and above, as well as leap out of the water to seize their prey.